13-19 September

Foster carers have done an incredible job caring for children and young people through COVID-19. Fostering Connections is celebrating the wonderful work they do to create safe and stable environments that let children and young people thrive.

What's on

Join us in celebrating the value of carers as they have been #CaringThroughCOVID19 this year.  

  • 14th September, 12:30pm - Foster Care 101 live stream - via Facebook
  • Interviews with carers and young people with foster care experiences.
  • See how agencies are celebrating carers during Foster Care week through Foster Care Association of Victoria.

Value of Carers Prize Draw

As part of Foster Care Week, Fostering Connections, Victoria's foster care recruitment campaign, invites Victorian-based foster carers to share their thoughts on the value of carer. All foster carers who submit a response will be eligible for one of five $100 Myers vouchers.

We thank all foster carers who entered the Prize Draw competition. The winners will be announced this week.

Get involved

  • Download our #CaringThroughCOVID19 social media pack so that you can join the conversation on social media and help raise awareness about foster care. 

  • Share your experiences on social media with us by using #FosterCareWeek2020 #ValueofCarers & #CaringThroughCOVID19





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