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Foster a child

  • Process to become an approved carer

    Learn about the process to become an approved carer.

  • About foster care

    Learn more about foster care, the types of care you can provide, who requires care, the rewards and challenges and the support carers receive.

  • Real stories

    Real stories from the foster and kinship carers, as well as children and young people in care.

  • Expression of interest

    Complete an expression of interest to formally apply to become a foster carer.

Resources

Download useful fact sheets and links.

Download resource materials to recruit foster carers.

Expression of interest

If you are interested in becoming a foster or kinship carer, please complete the online expression of interest form, and Foster Care Queensland will contact you.

Before you do this, please read the fact sheets in the online foster and kinship care information pack.

For further information about becoming a carer and for all other enquiries about foster and kinship care, please contact Foster Care Recruitment by phone 1300 550 877 or email.

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Please submit your comments on the department's Compliments and Complaints section.

Please submit your comments on the Queensland Government website Contacts form.