Adoption Support Fund to be increased for 2016

18 December 2015

The Department for Education yesterday revealed that funding for the Adoption Support Fund (ASF) has been secured and increased for 2016 with full details to be announced in the New Year.

The ASF became available to adopters throughout England on 1stMay, 2015. This £19m government fund is available for children up to and including the age of 18 (or 25 with an Statement of Special Educational Needs or Education Health & Care Plan) who have been adopted from local authority care in England or adopted from Wales but living in England.

More information and details of how to access the fund can be found here.


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