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.

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Respecting and Protecting Human Rights

As a foster or kinship carer, your actions and decisions can impact the human rights of the child you care for. There are 23 human rights to consider. To learn more, go to:  https://www.qld.gov.au/community/caring-child/foster-kinship-care/information-for-carers/everyday-caring/decision-making/making-a-decision  ...

National Redress Scheme

The National Redress Scheme (the Scheme) helps people who experienced institutional child sexual abuse gain access to counselling, a direct personal response, and a Redress payment. You may be eligible for Redress if you experienced sexual abuse as...

Smoke Alarm Installation Project

If you are an approved foster or kinship carer providing full-time or respite care, and you own your own dwelling, you may be eligible for a compliant smoke alarm system in your dwelling at no cost. Click here to find out more