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Win for Carer Advocacy Service

15 May 2018

As announced at the Connecting Foster & Kinship Carers – SA (CF&KC-SA) OPEN Board Meeting this morning, we are thrilled to share the news we have won new funding from the Department for Child Protection (DCP) to deliver Carer Advocacy Services from 1 July 2018. Click here for details of the media release. CF&KC-SA looks…

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Term 1 (2018) e-Newsletter out now!

15 March 2018

Click here to read the first CF&KC-SA e-newsletter for 2018 which includes: Message from CEO Regional Visits to Whyalla, Port Lincoln and Port Augusta in March Peer Support Network Crowd funding campaign Zoo Family Fun Day Event Adelaide 500 Community Day Join Us and enjoy Member Benefits CREATE National Sibling Day New legislation from DCP…

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SA State Election Commitments – Responses

14 March 2018

Here is a summary of the responses received to the 8 Commitments, together with links to written communications from the Australian Conservatives and Australian Labor Party. We thank all the parties for their consideration.

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Crowd funding campaign for mobile phones

05 March 2018

We have launched a crowd funding campaign to try and raise funds to purchase mobile phones for our Peer Support volunteers! If funds are raised, we plan to supply each volunteer with a mobile phone to use when they contact members for Peer Support calls. If you would like to encourage friends and family to…

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Movie Fundraiser – Suicide-The Ripple Effect – Gawler Cinema

28 February 2018

Donna Scott, CF&KC-SA Board Deputy Chair, brings you this special fundraiser screening of Suicide – The Ripple Effect on Monday the 9th of April at 7:30pm at Gawler Cinema, SA! A portion of every ticket sold will go towards Connecting Foster & Kinship Carers SA. For event details and to view the trailer, click here

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