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About Us

Family Spirit is a family support, foster care and adoption agency. Family Spirit formed from a partnership between two leading providers Marist180 and CatholicCare Sydney, who believe that by working together, we can all foster better outcomes for vulnerable children, young people and families. 

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Mission, Vision and Values

Family Spirit aims to provide a community of support to all families, and to help children and young people to have the best possible start in life.


Our Services

Family Spirit services include support for families and individuals, foster care and adoption.


Governance and People

Family Spirit is a partnership between Marist180 and CatholicCare Sydney. We believe that in working together, we can foster better outcomes for vulnerable children, young people and families.


Strategic Plan

Family Spirit’s inaugural Strategic Plan will guide the beginning chapters of Family Spirit’s mission to enable permanency and wellbeing for children and young people in NSW.



Marist180 and CatholicCare Sydney have joined together in the space of community support, foster care and adoption to create Family Spirit.


Office Locations

Family Spirit has three office locations across Sydney in Bankstown, Blacktown and Lewisham.


Contact Us

Call CCareline from 8am to 6pm weekdays on 13 18 19 or complete our online form.

What’s involved in becoming a carer?

Read our FAQs or come to an information night

Come to an Information Session

For information about Family Spirit, foster care and adoption

Read our stories

Hear from carers, case workers and children