This report is aimed at providing a better understanding of the needs of the carers of children who are living in out-of-home care in Australia.
Working Together to Care for Kids: Foster and relative/kinship carers and their experiences: Research Snapshot (1 of 5)
This Research Snapshot focuses on the socio-demographic characteristics of foster and relative/kinship carers and aspects of their care experience.
This Research Snapshot focuses on carers' reports on their access to and views on service support.
Working Together to Care for Kids: Carer support and training for caring role: Research Snapshot (3 of 5)
This Research Snapshot focuses on carers' reports on training they had received and the degree of contact with their caseworker.
Working Together to Care for Kids: Carers' views - Rewards and challenges: Research Snapshot (4 of 5)
This Research Snapshot explores the thoughts and feelings of carers of out-of-home-care children about their care experience
Working Together to Care for Kids: Carers' wellbeing and family relationships: Research Snapshot (5 of 5)
This Research Snapshot directs attention to carers' wellbeing and their family relationships.
This paper provides new information about Australian children providing informal care for a family member.