People

Meet our carers

"I would thoroughly recommend becoming a foster carer to anyone. Within seconds of our first child arriving, we knew it was the best decision we'd ever made."

- Barry & Cate, Foster Carers

"It's their trust. They look at you with those innocent eyes ready to trust again and, in turn, you give them the love they need. You want to make them feel valued and loved, but it's the children who impart those feelings to you."

- Jane, Foster Carer

"Being able to care for these beautiful children and see the change in them have made me happier and more content than I've been in a long time. I have all the confidence in the world."

- Sue, Foster Carer

"The difference a hug makes to a child is indescribable. And the joy you see in their faces from something so simple, a gift or whatever it may be, is just magical."

- Debbie, Foster Carer

"Helping these children is the best thing we've ever done. I tell everybody to do it because it’s so rewarding for both you and the children. They get so much out of it."

- Steve & Lisa, Foster Carers

Barry and Cate

"I would thoroughly recommend becoming a foster carer to anyone. Within seconds of our first child arriving, we knew it was the best decision we'd ever made."

Jane

"It's their trust - they look at you with those eyes; innocent eyes ready to trust again and, in turn, you give them the love they need. You want to make them feel valued and loved, but it's the children who impart those feelings to you."

Sue
Debbie
Steve and Lisa
 

Meet our team

"It is nice to work within such a caring, compassionate team that is passionate about making a positive difference in children, young people and carers' lives."

- Cassandra Maynes, Fostering Case Worker

"I love my role as a fostering case worker and am grateful to have such a supportive and kind team."

- Courtney McAliece, Fostering Case Worker

"I particularly enjoy my current role as I’m able to work alongside families as they strive to make positive changes in their homes and reach goals, which may have initially appeared daunting. I feel these families have the capacity to change within them and am grateful to be involved in helping them recognise this."

- John Cummings, Specialist Fostering Case Manager

"I am always touched by the love and care our carers provide to our children and young people despite the difficult, challenging and often heart-breaking circumstances they have experienced. Our carers are our unsung heroes - they give everything they have so children can begin to heal and grow as individuals."

- Suzanne Smith, Service Manager

"We work closely with staff from different Government services to reunite children with their families, so I feel we are actually making a positive difference in the lives of families."

- Jane Carter, General Manager

Cassandra Maynes

"It is nice to work within such a caring, compassionate team that is passionate about making a pisitive difference in children, young people and carers' lives."

Courtney McAliece

"I love my role as a fostering case worker and am grateful to have such a supportive and kind team."

John Cummings

"I particularly enjoy my current role as I’m able to work alongside families as they strive to make positive changes in their homes and reach goals, which may have initially appeared daunting. I feel these families have the capacity to change within them and am grateful to be involved in helping them recognise this."

Suzanne Smith

"I am always touched by the love and care our carers provide to our children and young people despite the difficult, challenging  and often heart-breaking circumstances our carers and children have experienced. Our carers are our unsung heroes and give everything they have to provide for them so they can begin to heal and grow as individuals."

- Service Manager

Jane Carter

"We work closely with staff from different Government services to reunite children with their families, so I feel we are actually making a positive difference in the lives of families."