Become a Foster Carer

Learn how to become a foster carer

The experience of foster caring can be rich, vibrant and joyous – and it’s unique for everyone.

Family Spirit carers tell us that being a foster carer is positive, fulfilling and full of wonder. Many say that one of their greatest joys is playing a part in the achievements of the children in their care. Register to join one of our upcoming online information sessions to find out how to become a foster carer.

Become a foster carer

Foster Carer Information Sessions

“We are all so much richer for having fostered and couldn’t imagine our life any other way.”

– Cathy, Foster Carer for over 20 years.

To learn more about how to become a foster carer and the foster experience, join one of our upcoming information sessions.

In our informal, 1hr sessions, you can hear about:

  • Different care options available
  • Application process – how to foster a child
  • Fostering and Adoption
  • Roles and responsibilities
  • Support, development and training
  • Real family experiences

Dates for our upcoming online sessions* are:


  • Wednesday 29th May 2024 – 12:30pm – 1:30pm
  • Wednesday 26th June 2024 – 6:30pm – 7:30pm

One-on-one information sessions are also available at a time that suits you, email us at for more information. 

*Once your booking is confirmed, you will be contacted with login details for the session.

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Contact Us

Call our team 9am to 5pm weekdays on 13 18 19
(In an emergency please call 000)

Family Spirit Ltd, Suite 301, 2-14 Meredith Street, Bankstown NSW 2200

To send us a message or to be contacted by a staff member please complete the contact form below.