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Peterborough Kinship Care Support Service

Adfam is running a pilot project funded by the Esmée Fairbairn Foundation to support kinship carers affected by the criminal justice system. Kinship carers are family members, most commonly grandparents, but also aunts, uncles, siblings and others, who take on the care of a child because the parents are unable to.

Based at HMP Peterborough, the service provides one-to-one practical and emotional support to those caring for a family member’s child whose parent is in HMP Peterborough, or living in Peterborough and otherwise involved in the criminal justice system.

Support can be provided at home as well as by phone and email.

If you would like to find out more about the service please download the documents below or contact our Kinship Care Support Worker Victoria Hilliard.

At HMP Peterborough: 01733 217500, go through to switchboard and ask for Victoria at Adfam. Mobile: 07753218472