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We need more foster carers, like you

Foster carers come from all walks of life. It’s a special job that needs people with extraordinary hearts. View the stories of foster carer families and find out how you can become one.

November is Transition to Independence Month

Young people leaving care need support and guidance as they transition to life as independent adults. Find out how you can help.

Changing Queensland's child protection laws

The Child Protection Reform Amendment Bill 2017 has been introduced to Parliament proposing changes to the Child Protection Act to keep children safe, protected and supported to reach their full potential.

  • Young people in care have their say

    CREATE Foundation's national survey encourages young people aged between 8 and 25 years old to have their say about their care experiences. The survey closes on 31 October 2017.

  • Domestic and family violence legislative changes commence

    Changes to the Domestic and Family Violence Protection Act from 30 May will mean greater protection for victims and their children. The changes strengthen police and justice responses, and allow for improved information sharing between government and non-government organisations.

  • Our way to improve outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children

    The Queensland Government in partnership with community organisations has released a strategy and action plan outlining how we will work differently together to improve life opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children and families.

Is your feedback

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

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