Links

Research on Fostering and the needs of foster children:

 

Dr Sara McLean’s Home Page (http://people.unisa.edu.au/Sara.McLean)

University of Siegen Foster Care Research Group (http://www.uni-siegen.de/foster-care-research/index.html.en)

University of Oxford, Rees Centre for Research on Fostering and Education (http://reescentre.education.ox.ac.uk/)

Australian Centre for Child Protection (http://www.unisa.edu.au/Research/Australian-Centre-for-Child-Protection/)

Institute of Child Protection Studies (http://www.acu.edu.au/about_acu/faculties,_institutes_and_centres/centres/institute_of_child_protection_studies)

 

Support groups for foster parents:

 

International Foster Care Association (http://www.ifco.info/)

Connecting Foster and Kinship Carers SA (http://cfc-sa.org.au/)

Foster Care Association of Victoria (https://www.fcav.org.au/)

Foster and Kinship Carers Association Tasmania (http://fkat.org.au/)

Fostering NSW (http://www.fosteringnsw.com.au/)

Foster Care Queensland (http://www.fcq.com.au/)

Foster Carers Association NT Incorporated (http://www.fostercarersnt.org.au/)

Foster Care Association of Western Australia Inc (http://www.fcawa.com.au/)