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This section contains news articles and publications relevant to foster and kinship care.

Updated Carer Guide

12 January 2018

CF&KC-SA has updated their Carer Guide to assist Carers in understanding the role of a support person – click here to access the Guide. This Carer Guide is intended to outline the role of a support person only. It does not identify the roles or responsibilities of advocates, support workers or other representatives.  

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Is contact with parents always best?

09 January 2018

An article from The Guardian about a child mental health study challenging convention – click here to read the article

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School Holiday Guide (Dec-Jan)

08 January 2018

Click here to view the School Holiday Guide for activities in your area for children and young people aged 6 months to 18 years. Further information is available from the DCP website: https://www.childprotection.sa.gov.au/children-care/information-foster-and-kinship-carers/resources-foster-and-kinship-carers  

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Peer Support Network NOW AVAILABLE!

15 December 2017

CF&KC-SA has a team of 9 diverse and dedicated foster and kinship carers with a combined 72 years of caring experience now available to have a chat, listen and share their own experiences with other Carers, helping them to connect with someone who understands the joys and challenges of caring. Based in 9 different regions…

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CF&KC-SA 2016-17 Annual Report

23 November 2017

CF&KC-SA is pleased to present the 2016-17 Annual Report, including reports from the Chairperson and CEO, as well as highlights of activities from the past year, and the significant contribution from CFC-SA to child protection reform. Click here to access the Annual Reports page.

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