Manal Shehab is a Muslim Australian community leader, counsellor and advocate working across Melbourne and Regional Victoria. She sat down with Fostering Connections to talk about foster care, and why we need more carers in the Islamic community today.
Fostering Connections are running a foster care information session for the Islamic community on Saturday 6 April with Manal Shehab from Sister4Sisters.
Foster carers Nicole and Andrew joined David and Sue on JOY FM Friday Drive to discuss why foster care is their way of giving back.
Aunty Elaine is a Wemba-Wemba Bunurong woman and foster grandmother. Find out why she believes it’s so important that Aboriginal people foster Aboriginal Children.
Sue-Anne is a respite carer, young professional, single mother and proud Wurundjeri woman. Hear how she makes foster care work for her!
Andrew is a single dad to two wonderful teenage boys, both through foster care. Just like all families, they have their challenges, but Andrew's practical, laid-back and mindset the support...
Wendy and Steve provide foster care for children and young people on short-term, long-term and respite placements.
Jade and Bob weren't ready for kids of their own, but they love children and wanted to give kids in care the opportunity to have a safe, loving home until...
Katrina cares for teenagers in her property in rural Victoria. The space and quiet gives the young people peace and rest - and the horses give them a friend to...
Fostering children is not just about providing food and shelter. It’s also about providing emotional, physical and cultural care.