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National minimum maintenance allowances for foster carers 2011 - 2014

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The Welsh Assembly Government greatly values the contribution that foster carers make in caring for vulnerable children, and are committed to ensuring they are supported.

The Deputy Minister for Social Services committed to implementing a minimum allowance scheme for foster carers from 1 April 2011. 

The attached statutory guidance sets out the recommended national minimum maintenance allowances that foster carers including family and friends and short break foster carers would receive for 2011-2014.