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What do foster carers tell us about their support needs? This research brief explores the needs of foster carers in Australia, drawing from domestic and international research to provide an overview of foster carers’ learning and support needs based on their own perspectives.
Responding to Child Sexual Exploitation is an online self-paced training for caseworkers, residential workers, house supervisors and managers, therapeutic specialists and organisational leaders working in out-of-home care and therapeutic care.
Young people experiencing grief may behave in ways that are designed to push carers away, but at these times they need carers more than ever. Carers' sensitive support can assist young people to process grief and establish positive templates of connection and resilience. In this blog post, we suggest thirteen strategies that foster and kinship carers can use to support the children and young people in their care through their own grieving process.