Creating home for a child you care about
When a child can no longer live at home, the best alternative is often for them to move into the home of someone they know and trust. Almost half of our foster children are actually being cared for by kinship carers. We're here to help you become a kinship carer, and to keep a child you love safe and at home within their extended family or community.
Types of kinship care
Short-term kinship care
Long-term kinship care
Specialist kinship care
Life as a kinship carer
Learn more about our kinship care program, and find out what it's like to care for a child you already know and love from those who know best - other kinship carers.