Helplines & Services

*Note: operating hours vary

National Peak Organisations

Australian Foster & Kinship Carer Partnership
Provides a national focus on issues and events that affect Foster and Kinship Carers Australia wide

SNAICC – National Voice for our Children
Provides a strong voice for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children and families through a national body

Other State Peak Organisations

Foster Care Association (FCA) ACT

Connecting Carers NSW

Foster Carers Association NT Inc

Foster Care Queensland (FCQ)

Foster and Kinship Carers Association Tasmania

Foster Care Association of Victoria (FCAV)

Foster Care Association of WA

Foster Care Agencies

Foster Care Agencies recruit, assess and train foster carers. Once a foster care household becomes approved, the foster care agency provides support and ongoing training to the carer, and matches the carer with children who need their care.

For further information and a list of Foster Care agencies, please visit the SA Government website.