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 and kinship care behind.
  • Our Mission - Represent, Advocate, Inform, Support, Excel.
  • Our Goal - To contribute to the development of an inclusive, responsive and fair foster and kinship care system.

Latest News

2024 Carer Allowance

Please find below the new Carer Allowance Rates

Swimstart Program

New Swimstart Program A new SwimStart program for 0-4 year old children is now open for registration. SwimStart provides vouchers for up to $150 to support children, aged 0 to 4 years to access learn to swim lessons. The voucher can...

My Life in Care Survey

The Department of Child Safety, Seniors and Disability Services is asking children and young people in care to complete a survey about their experience in care. They’ll receive a gift card as a thank you for completing the survey. www.dcssds.qld.gov.au/mylifeincaresurvey...