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Foster and kinship care

Foster Care Queensland

Interested in becoming a foster carer? Call 1300 550 877.

We need more foster carers, like you.

Find out about foster carer experiences.

Sophiaan Subhan

After considering foster caring for many years, Chris and Sophiaan started the process. 

Joyce Twigge

When their grown-up children left home Joyce and Matt felt they had more to offer. Find out how they did.

Sarah Cox

At just 9 years of age Sarah was younger than most when she first decided to become a foster mum.

Jim Allan

In 2013 Jim and Renee took their first tenttive steps towards becoming foster carers.

Vivienne Braddock

Narelle and Vivienne happily opened their hearts and home to all the challenges and rewards foster caring could bring to their lives.

Foster and kinship carers — Queensland says thank you

Foster and Kinship Carer Week, held from 24 to 30 April 2017, offers an opportunity to thank foster and kinship carers who find room in their hearts and homes for children and young people in care.

Whether you are holding a morning tea or sending a thank you message, resources are available online to help you celebrate.

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Last updated:
28 April 2017

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