Issue - decisions

*Republished - no longer subject to call in* 2018/19 Payment Rates for NYCC Foster Carers

27/04/2021 - *Republished - no longer subject to call in* 2018/19 Payment Rates for NYCC Foster Carers

That the following revisions to fostering support allowances be approved for 2018-19:

• Payment Rates for NYCC Foster Carers (including Family & Friend Foster Carers, Short Break and Specialist Short Break Carers and Staying Put arrangements) be increased by 3% (in line with the December 2017 rate of the Consumer Price Index) on the 2017/18 Payment Rates.
• The Day Care rate of £6.00 per hour be increased to £6.26 per hour (to keep in line with 80% of the Living Wage being introduced in April 2018).