Looked After Children in Approved Foster Placements

1. How many approved foster carer households are registered with the Local Authority as at the following dates?31/3/1930/6/1930/9/1931/12/1931/03/2030/06/20
No. of approved foster carer households302305303307327328
2. How many Looked After Children (LAC) has the Local Authority funded in foster care placements, with in-house foster carers, with Independent Fostering Agency (IFA) carers and with Kinship (family and friends) foster carers, as at the following dates?31/3/1930/6/1930/9/1931/12/1931/03/2030/06/20
No. of LAC in in-house foster carers313311308350360352
No. of LAC in IFA carers144151146141145152
No. of LAC in Kinship foster carers (family and friends)6267737792104
3. How many Looked After Children has the Local Authority funded in children’s homes, as at the following dates?31/3/1930/6/1930/9/1931/12/1931/03/2030/06/20
No. of LAC in children’s homes666050487467

N.B – the number of Looked After Children placed in in-house foster carers is larger than the number of approved foster carer households due to multiple children being placed at some of these households.