About the Council

What is the Carer Council?
The Carer Council was a key recommendation from Dr Fiona Arney’s Independent Inquiry into Foster and Kinship Care. The Carer Council will provide a dedicated platform for the Carer voice to be heard by State government on issues crucial to improving the child protection system and the rights of Carers.

Can I contact the Carer Council directly?
Carers are encouraged to contact Lauren Gibbs, Carer Council Project Lead on freecall 1800 723 272 or email:

How can my issues be heard by the Carer Council?
Public consultation sessions will be held for Carers to provide their feedback on issues you would like the Carer Council to consider - click here for further details


To find out more about the Carer Council - click here to review our Carer Council Q&A sheet (updated 7/3/24)

E - carercouncil@cfc-sa.org.au
W - www.cfc-sa.org.au/carer-council
Freecall 1800 732 272

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