The Berry Street Childhood Institute are delighted to partner with ANZ to offer this FREE training for kinship and foster carers. Whether you are looking to create a budget, reduce your debt or...

Carer KaFÉ would like to engage the services of a business systems and IT analyst to conduct an efficiency and effectiveness review of financial, business and IT systems. The business has been in...

The National Foster and Kinship Care Conference is an annual event, typically hosted by State based foster and kinship care peak bodies, and for 2018 the venue for the conference is Queensland’s Gold...

Carer KaFÉ is committed to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander inclusion. This is a key component of our learning and development strategy and informs many of our processes and aims. Take a look at...

Carer KaFÉ is offering carers the opportunity to study units relevant to foster and kinship care that could lead to formal qualifications. For the first time in Victoria, Carer KaFÉ invites you to...

The Carer KaFE team were delighted to attend a special lunch hosted by Kinship Carers Victoria on 4 August to celebrate National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children’s Day. This day...

An update from the KaFÉ
Children and young people trust the adults caring for them to understand and meet their needs. Carer KaFÉ will bolster carers’ abilities to honour this trust by improving access to learning...

Shine a light in September
The 2017 National Foster and Kinship Care Conference, ‘Shine a Light’, is a celebration of the contribution made by those offering care to those needing it most. This community building event allows...

Partnering with the Aboriginal Community
At 30 June 2016 there were 1,872 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children in out-of-home care in Victoria. 615 were with Aboriginal kin and 72 with Aboriginal foster carers or in Aboriginal...

Helping carers come along to special events
Carer KaFÉ has been in touch with agencies around the state to offer financial support for carers to attend special events, such as conferences and forums. Attendance support grant levels vary based...

Carer KaFE launch
On 21 April 2017 the official launch of Carer KaFÉ was held at the Centre for Excellence in Child and Family Welfare. We were delighted to hear from Minister Jenny Mikakos, Minister for Families and...

Our Governing Reference Group

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