If you are already a carer, I do hope you are with an agency that you have a genuine partnership
This post is about adoption as well but it is a very different conversation. Yes, Aboriginal children have been adopted
It is more aptly referred to as ‘open adoption’ as the premise is that whilst a child legally joins your
Before I became a foster carer, I always imagined I would adopt a child at some point in my life.
The short answer is no. Instead, an allowance is paid on a fortnightly basis to support adults to care for
Once you have decided you would like to be a foster carer, your next critical decision is choosing an agency
As a foster, relative/kin carer it is good to accept quite early that it is highly likely that you will