Heart's discovered that dog attacks in Essex have increased by 143% over the last 5 years.
More Foster Carers Needed In Essex
An Essex foster-mum says single people and same-sex couples could help fill a shortfall of carers here.
Louise Groves has been talking to Heart as part of Fostercare Fortnight.
The 33-year-old from Colchester has fostered more than 40 children in the past 5 years.
More than 650 children need fostering in Essex each year but with just 632 foster carers in the county, some youngsters end up being looked after elsewhere.
In the last 8 months, Essex County Council has had to use outside agencies to find 70 children a placement and say they need 100-120 more foster carers to cover the shortfall.
The £1.5 billion deal will also see new fleet rolled out across the network.
Attack happened in Colchester yesterday afternoon.
Fatal light aircraft crash could have been caused by the captain suffering severe heart problem, accident investigators said.
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