Support Provided

Round the Clock Support
We put children and young people at the centre of our services and provide carer support 24/7.

You have access to:
  • Regular scheduled visits
  • Phone contact with care team
  • Crisis support
  • Skill development courses



Financial Support
Foster carers receive a fortnightly (tax free) reimbursement to help assist with everyday costs.

There are care allowances for:
  • Food
  • Clothing
  • Some accommodation
  • Day to day care needs
  • Medical treatment
  • Extra curriculum activities
 
* Depending on the complexities of care, different allowances apply.
Carer Support
On-going training for all foster carers will be available to enhance and expand their skills and knowledge.

Do you need support?
 
We will connect you with:
  • Local carer support groups
  • Foster Care Association
  • Counsellors for emotional support

Caring for people since 1979




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We acknowledge the Traditional owners of the lands on which we work and live. We pay our respects to Elders past, present and emerging, and acknowledge Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders as the first people. They have never ceded sovereignty, and remain strong in their enduring connection to land, water and culture.