Events

Our Fostering team will be attending the following events over the coming months, providing information on fostering opportunities with Dorset Council. Please come and chat with us and we'd be delighted to answer any questions you have!

May

Online Information Session

14 May, starting at 6pm 
Join us online to ask all your fostering questions! The event will be held via TEAMS, and there is no need to register, just follow the link below at 6pm:
https://teams.microsoft.com/l/meetup-join/19%3ameeting_ZDk3ZGIxNWEtNmFhNS00MDdlLWEyNzgtMTVkZDUzMTZmM2Vk%40thread.v2/0?context=%7b%22Tid%22%3a%220a4edf35-f0d2-4e23-98f6-b0900b4ea1e6%22%2c%22Oid%22%3a%2264f14cc0-9a33-4339-8d56-dc19a1cff820%22%7d

County Hall, Dorchester

15 May, between 9am and 4pm
Drop by and see the Fostering Team at County Hall, Dorchester! We will be based in reception for the day, ready to answer your fostering questions!

Dorchester Lion's Fun Day

19 May, between 11am and 4pm
Dorchester Lions are holding a family fun day at the Great Field, Poundbury! Visit the team at their stall to find out more about fostering and supported lodgings!

Bucky-do Square, Bridport

21 May, between 10am and 12:30pm
Come along and say 'hi' to the team, who will be based at Bucky-do Sqaure! 

The Barrington Centre, Ferndown

24 May, between 10am and 1pm
Visit the team outside of the Barrington Centre in Ferndown to find out more about becoming a foster carer!

June

Moreton Walled Garden Dog Show

9 June, between 10am and 3:30pm
Find the team at Moreton Walled Gardens and find out more about becoming a foster carer with Dorset Council!
 

Online Information Session

10 June, starting at 12pm
This is a great oppertunity to join the team virtaully, via TEAMS, to find out more about becoming a foster carer. The link to join will be shared nearer to the event date.

Kingston Lacey House

28 June, between 11:30am and 1:30pm 
Come and say 'hi' to the team at Kingston Lacey House, and find out more about becoming a Foster Carer!

July

Moors Valley Country Park

11 July, between 11am and 1pm
The team will be based at Moors Valley County Park, outside of the visitor centre! Come along to find out more about fostering!

Online Information Session

19 July, starting at 9:30am
Join us via TEAMS to find out more about fostering with Dorset Council! There's no need to register, just follow the link to join!
The link to join will be available soon.

August

Thorncombe Wood Visitor Centre

2 August, between 11am and 1pm
Come and say 'hi' to the Fostering Team!

Online Information Session

6 August, starting at 7:30pm
The team, including current foster carers, will be on hand to answer all your fostering questions! The event will be held via TEAMS, and the link to join will be available soon.

Gillingham and Shaftesbury Summer Show

14 and 15 August, all day
Enjoy a fun day out for all the family, and say 'hi' to the Dorset Fostering team!

September

Dorset County Show

7 and 8 September, all day.
Join the team at the Dorset County Show to find out more about Fostering! Enjoy a great day out for all the family, and say 'hi' to the fostering team!

Online Information Session

11 September, starting at 6:30pm 

October

Online Information Session

12 October, starting at 9am.
Join us at our monthly information session, held via teams, to find out more about fostering!
The link to join will be available soon.

November

Online Information Session

11 November, starting at 7pm.
Join us via TEAMS to find out more about Fostering with Dorset Council. The link to join will be available soon.
 

December

Online Information Session

4 December, starting at 7:30pm.
Join us online, via TEAMS, to find out more about fostering! We will be joined with current foster carers to answer any questions! The link to join will be available soon.

Cerne Abbas Christmas Market

7 December, between 4pm and 7pm
Find out more about becoming a foster carer with Dorset Council!

Dorchester Christmas Cracker

15 December, all day
A day full of festive fun for the all the family! Find the team in the Corn Exchange to ask all your fostering questions!