First things first. Children have the right to know and be connected to their family even if they are unable
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
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