This section contains news articles and publications relevant to foster and kinship care.
The National Foster & Kinship Care Conference due to be held in Adelaide in September this year, has been postponed until 2021. ‘In light of the current situation, for safety and practical reasons, we have decided to change the date of the Conference until the 10th – 12th June 2021,’ said Connecting Foster and Kinship…Read More
The first SA cohort of graduates were awarded qualifications in Child, Youth and Family Intervention at Parliament House today (4 February 2020) by Child Protection Minister Rachel Sanderson – click here to read the media release The Certificate IV/Diploma qualifications are the result of a ground-breaking collaboration between carers’ peak body Connecting Foster & Kinship…Read More
On 19th November 2019 we held our Annual General Meeting and launched our 2018-19 CF&KC-SA Annual Report. We also bid farewell to two long-standing Board Members: Donna Scott (Vice Chair) and Kate Harmer (Secretary). We have truly appreciated and acknowledge their dedication, commitment, fierce passion, extensive knowledge on the history of our organisation and for providing…Read More
CF&KC-SA has recently developed a Carer Guide on the Youth Court which is intended to assist Foster and Kinship Carers to understand the function of the Youth Court and identify how Carers can be part of the process. Click here to access the Guide For more information, or to discuss your personal circumstances, please contact…Read More
We are excited to announce a YouTube channel featuring presentations from events and forums hosted by CF&KC-SA. We look forward to adding to this list of interesting and informative talks. Developmental Difference and Behaviour Dr Sara McLean, Adjunct Research Fellow, Australian Centre for Child Protection, CF&KC-SA Board Member, Psychologist, Emerging Minds Australia and co-author…Read More