Report a looked after child has returned to care
You can use this form to report that a missing looked after child has returned to care.
You must either be a:
- foster carer
- residential care home provider, or
- supported accommodation provider
You must tell the police that the child has returned home.
The child must:
- be a looked after child who is living with a foster carer, within a residential care home or supported accommodation provider
- have returned to your care
Members of the public
If you're worried about a looked after child and you are not a foster carer, residential care home or supported accommodation provider you should contact the child’s carer or contact the police on 101.
If your own child is missing please contact the police on 999 or 101.
You can find advice on what to do if your child goes missing on the Children’s Society website.
Before you start
- the police log number
- your details
- details of the missing child
- details of the return
How we use your data
The council primarily use your data for processing your request, this may be shared with Stockport Family and other government departments in accordance with our organisational privacy notice. We never sell your data to third parties or use it to market to you without your consent.