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

Consultation on the Children and Young People (Safety) Act 2017 (SA) Regulations

12 August 2018

Click here to view a letter from CF&KC-SA to the Department for Child Protection, outlining our proposed amendments and feedback on the Regulations on behalf of SA’s Carer community, and for the benefit of the children and young people in their care.

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2018 Foster & Kinship Carer Survey – now open

05 July 2018

Connecting Foster & Kinship Carers – SA Inc (CF&KC-SA) is again seeking feedback from South Australian foster and kinship carers during July 2018 with the launch of our annual Foster & Kinship Carer Survey. CF&KC-SA want to hear what is currently happening for Carer families in South Australia, what you believe would make your family…

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New promotional video

29 June 2018

CF&KC-SA are proud to launch a new promotional video, as a result of a successful grant from the Community Voices Program. This Program is a joint collaboration between Flinders University Screen Production and the SA Government Department of Human Services. The Program partners Flinders filmmaking students and community organisation’s to collaborate with real-life clients to…

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Term 2 (2018) CF&KC-SA Newsletter out now!

28 May 2018

The CF&KC-SA Term 2 Newsletter (May 2018) is now available – in this edition: Message from CEO Regional visits to Keith and Mount Gambier Carer Education Session: Helping Children and Young People to Realise their Potential CF&KC-SA Peer Support Network Wesley Mission Living Skills Program Secure Start: Kinship CARE Training Australian Grandparents & Kinship Carers Awareness…

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CF&KC-SA Response to Local Adoption Inquiry

23 May 2018

The House of Representatives Standing Committee on Social Policy and Legal Affairs has commenced a new inquiry into a nationally consistent framework for local adoption in Australia, with a view to providing stability and permanency of care for children in out-of-home care, with local adoption as a viable option. CF&KC-SA were invited to prepare a…

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