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6 Steps to Becoming a Foster Carer

It takes a rare kind of special person to even consider taking on the rewarding yet life-changing experience of becoming a foster carer and helping add love, support and hope to the lives of vulnerable children.

You’re compassionate, passionate
(and we know you’ll be patient too)

To make sure we provide the best care for our kids, our assessment process dots all the Is and crosses the Ts. That can take up to four months (from start to finish, including the Department of Communities processes). So thanks for your understanding – just know we’ll do everything it takes to fast track the process so you can embark on your foster care journey sooner.

Here’s the process in a nutshell:

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