Queensland Foster and Kinship Care was founded in 1976 and is administered by a management committee who are all Foster or Kinship Carers.

QFKC is a government funded organisation, the membership of which is open to all Foster, Kinship and Provisionally Approved Carers and Supporters with associate membership open to organisations.

  • Our Vision - Leave no child in foster care behind.
  • Our Mission - Represent, Advocate, Inform, Support, Excel.
  • Our Goal - To contribute to the development of an inclusive, responsive and fair foster care system.

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Latest News

Extension to Carer Allowance

Palaszczuk Government extends foster carer allowance Foster and kinship carers looking after some of the Queensland’s most vulnerable children will have their allowance extended for children who turn 18 while still at school. Premier Annastacia...

New Plan for Protecting Australia's Children

The Fourth Action Plan of the National Framework for Protecting Australia’s Children (2009-2020) has been launched by the Government today following endorsement by state and territory Community Services Ministers across Australia. The National Framework...

New Australian Government Child Care Subsidy

Information for foster and kinship carers and foster and kinship care agencies   New Child Care Subsidy for Australian families The Australian Government’s new Child Care Subsidy commences on 2 July 2018. The Child Care Subsidy replaces...