This guide is intended to assist Foster and Kinship Carers (Carers) understand the Freedom of Information application and review processes. Click here to access the Guide

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This guide is intended to assist Foster and Kinship carers (Carers) understand the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) application process for children (aged 7-18 years) under Guardianship of the Chief Executive. Click here to access the “NDIS application process” Carer Guide.

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This guide is intended to assist Foster and Kinship carers (Carers) understand the process of submitting a complaint regarding a decision issued by the Department for Child Protection (DCP) and the steps to take to submit a complaint. Click here to access the guide.

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This guide is intended to assist Foster and Kinship carers (Carers) understand the function of the South Australian Ombudsman and identify how Carers use this service. Click here to access the guide.

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Lutheran Community Care have coordinated and developed the South Australian Emergency Relief Directory 2020 – click here to access Emergency Relief services are an essential part of the community’s support for those most vulnerable. Ensuring that people are able to access the appropriate local service can have a significant impact in helping people navigate challenging…

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There is a lot of advice for parents and caregivers being shared in these extraordinary times. Colby Pearce from Secure Start has developed a simple, practical, and do-able resource, which will not take hours to read, and something that is drawn from a large-scale implementation project (i.e. it has been tested) The resource includes practical…

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This guide assists Foster and Kinship carers to understand the functioning of South Australia’s  Youth Court and identifies how Carers can be part of the process. You can read and download the Carer Guide on the Youth Court now.  

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One of the possible outcomes for children taken into state care is reunification with their birth families. This guide assists Foster and Kinship carers to understand the process of the Reunification Court and identifies how they can be part of the process. You can download and read the Carer Guide to the Reunification Court now.…

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Reunification in the context of child protection, is when a child in care is being reunited with a primary care giver, usually the birth parent or parents. CF&KC-SA’s Carer Guide on the Reunification Court assists foster and kinship carers  to understand the processes of the Reunification Court and identify how carers can be part of…

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