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

Foster and Kinship Carer Survey 2020

As the peak network for Foster and Kinship Carers, Queensland Foster and Kinship Care is committed to support and advocacy for all carers in Queensland. It is this support and advocacy that promotes and enhances the lives of not only carer families but...

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

Returning to Foster Caring

Are you a former foster carer considering returning to caring? If you’re a former foster carer considering returning, we’ve streamlined the process to reduce the amount of time it takes to begin caring again. We will provide tailored advice to inform...