Following the death of a 10 year old boy after he was misdiagnosed by paramedics, South Western Ambulance Service have made training videos with his parents to stop it happening again.
Somerset parents urge others to foster
A couple from Somerset who have fostered 13 kids are backing the local council's new campaign to get more fostercarers across the county.
Help turn a child's life around , develop a career in child care and earn about £400 a week - that's the message from Somerset County Council in the drive to recruit people for a new skilled foster care scheme.
The County Council is looking for people with experience of child care, a spare room in their home to help give a child a more positive future.
Councillor Frances Nicholson Cabinet Member for Children and Families said:
'Foster carers who are committed, parents, skilled and enthusiastic to complete training and join the new scheme are exactly the people who need to make a real difference to children who struggle.'
Angela and Clinton from Bridgewater have been foster parents for the last 4 years. Heart spoke to them about what it's like being foster parents.
You may need a permit to get rid of your recycling waste in Somerset from now on
A mum is remembering her daughter and husband who have died after being swept into sea off Newquay.
1 year old in a critical condition with serious head injuries - 2 charged with GBH.
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