The Queen’s Birthday Honours List published on Friday 10th June recognises over 100 people for their services to children and families.

Congratulations to the following foster carers who were honoured.



Deloris Collett, Birmingham City Council

Irene and Michael Cullen, Newcastle City Council

Emma and Tommy O’Connor, Sunderland City Council

John and Wendy Palcynski, Guildford City Council

Carol and Raymond Smallworth, LB Kingston & Richmond



Joyce Meynell, Newcastle City Council

Ann & James Staniforth, Notts County Council

To read the full Queen’s Birthday Honours List click here.

If you know a foster carer who deserves to be recognised for the crucial work that they do nominate them for an award. You can find out more here.

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