Caring for the fostering community: North Yorkshire Council’s Fostering conference returns


In April, we hosted a one-day event for the North Yorkshire Council at our Lakeside Conference Centre (LCC). The Fostering North Yorkshire (FNY) 2023 Conference is an annual conference which invites the North Yorkshire fostering community to catch up, network and, most importantly, for the council to thank its community of carers for their continued service.

We caught up with Alan Tucker, Fostering Manager at North Yorkshire Council, to find out more about the importance of this event to the fostering community and how York Biotech Campus (YBC) worked with the council to make this a day to remember.

What was the event all about?

“Our annual FNY event is an opportunity for us to thank the wonderful foster carers in our region and recognise their continued service. The theme for this year’s event was ‘foster carer wellbeing’ and we saw around 170...

Get Active at York Biotech Campus

One of the many perks of being based at a science park is the access to facilities onsite. It can be a challenge finding time to exercise around your schedule, but at York Biotech Campus (YBC), we make it easy to stay active, whether you’re trying to get in shape, boost your mental wellbeing or...