Children come into the foster care (or out-of-home care) system for many reasons, the most common being:
When children cannot stay with their birth families for any reason, foster care can provide a safe, stable, nurturing environment to support children to thrive.
There are different types of foster care required for children in out-of-home care. This is because each child’s situation may be different; some children can safely return to their birth family home after a period in care, whereas other children may need a carer for a longer period of time.
Types of care:
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