Foster care information sessions cover the following topics:

  • what's involved in being a foster carer
  • steps to become a foster carer
  • roles and responsibilities of foster carers
  • support available to foster carers.

Please contact the foster care agency to check if the public session is still being run, and to let them know of your interest in foster care.

 

Date and time

Venue

Foster care agency hosting session

Online session

Wednesday 8 February

6:30pm

For more information or to register for a session go to
www.lutherancare.org.au/foster-care-information-sessions/

Agency service areas include: Barossa Light and Lower North, Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island and Adelaide Metropolitan areas

Lutheran Care

8337 8787
fostercare@lutherancare.org.au

Online sessionWednesday 15 February

6pm

For bookings email recruitment.sa@keyassets.org.au

Agency service areas include: Barossa Light and Lower North, Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Adelaide Metropolitan areas

Key Assets

8274 5900
recruitment.sa@keyassets.org.au

Salisbury

Tuesday 21 February

6pm-7pm

Emmaus House
33 Carey Street, Salisbury

Please register your attendance:
www.fostercare.centacare.org.au/events/

Centacare Foster Care

8159 1400

Online session

Tuesday 21 February

6.30pm- 7.30pm

Register to join the session
www.anglicaresa.com.au/foster-care/

Agency service areas include: Barossa Light and Lower North, Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island and Adelaide Metropolitan areas

Anglicare-SA

8131 3456
fostercareenquiries@anglicaresa.com.au
Online sessionWednesday 10 March

10am

Please register to receive a link to join the session.

For more information or to register for a session go to
www.lutherancare.org.au/foster-care-information-sessions/

Agency service areas include: Barossa Light and Lower North, Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu, Murray lands and Adelaide Metropolitan areas

Lutheran Care

8337 8787
fostercare@lutherancare.org.au

College ParkWednesday 22 March

6pm

Key Assets, 25 Payneham Road, College Park

For bookings email recruitment.sa@keyassets.org.au

Key Assets

8274 5900
recruitment.sa@keyassets.org.au

NoarlungaThursday 23 March

6pm - 7pm

Centacare Noarlunga
Level 1 - Commonwealth House
Colonnades Shopping Centre, Noarlunga                    

Please register your attendance:
www.fostercare.centacare.org.au/events/

Centacare Foster Care

8159 1400

Online session

Tuesday 28 March

6.30pm- 7.30pm

Register to join the session
www.anglicaresa.com.au/foster-care/

Agency service areas include: Barossa Light and Lower North, Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island and Adelaide Metropolitan areas

Anglicare-SA

8131 3456
fostercareenquiries@anglicaresa.com.au
Salisbury

Thursday 30 March

10am- 11am

Emmaus House
33 Carey Street, Salisbury

Please register your attendance:
www.fostercare.centacare.org.au/events/

Centacare Foster Care

8159 1400

Online session

Wednesday 12 April

6pm

For bookings email recruitment.sa@keyassets.org.au

Agency service areas include: Barossa Light and Lower North, Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Adelaide Metropolitan areas

Key Assets

8274 5900
recruitment.sa@keyassets.org.au

Online session

Tuesday 18 April

6.30pm- 7.30pm

Register to join the session
www.anglicaresa.com.au/foster-care/

Agency service areas include: Barossa Light and Lower North, Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island and Adelaide Metropolitan areas

Anglicare-SA

8131 3456
fostercareenquiries@anglicaresa.com.au
Seaton

Thursday 20 April

10am-11am

Centacare - Seaton
413 Grange Road, Seaton

Please register your attendance:
www.fostercare.centacare.org.au/events/

Centacare Foster Care

8159 1400

Where a fostering agency does not have any public information sessions scheduled, they can be scheduled on a one-to-one one basis.

To find out more contact the foster care agency directly.

What people have said about information sessions

  • 'Overall it was very interesting and it was great to hear from the foster carer herself.'
  • 'Having thought about foster care for a number of years, I now have a much better understanding of the different types of care, how they might overlap/ lead on, and the potential issues involved. I feel better informed to discuss foster care with my family.'
  • 'A good informative session that provided an honest view of foster caring',
  • 'Great opportunity for casual chats with different speakers',
  • 'It was good to have a range of presenters representing different aspects of the process.'
  • 'I have a better understanding of what the process is and the commitment of those involved.'
  • 'Very helpful information (first time) a lot to think about, but still very positive',

Contact

Foster Care Services

Phone: 1300 2 FOSTER (1300 2 367 837)