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Teenagers in Foster Care Handbook

05 April 2017

Teenagers in Foster Care – a handbook is for foster carers and those who support them, for example families, social workers, teachers, fostering providers and therapists. This publication has been produced by the Rees Centre for Research in Fostering and Education (UK). It was jointly written by foster carers and researchers based on a seminar series ‘Teenagers…

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How Do You Feel About That? Working Therapeutically with Children and their Emotions

28 March 2017

This one day workshop will to bring together the research knowledge of Nicole Nelson with the therapeutic knowledge of Catherine Sanders woven into a unique theoretical-practice tapestry.

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Apology

27 March 2017

CFC-SA would like to apologise to all the foster and kinship carers who are only just now receiving invitations to the CFC-SA forum.

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Focus Groups – Department for Child Protection

22 March 2017

The Department for Child Protection is seeking feedback from foster and kinship carers on how we can better develop systems that protect our children.

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AIHW Report: Child Protection Australia 2015-16

18 March 2017

The Australian Institute of Health and Welfare has released the Child Protection Australia 2015-16 report.

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