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

Director General's Update 25/02/22

Please Click Here to view the Director General's update from 25/02/22.

2022 Carer Allowance

In support of carers, and in recognition of the rising cost of care, the Department of Children, Youth Justice and Multicultural Affairs is increasing all Foster and Kinship care allowances in line with the Brisbane Consumer Price Index rate of 3.9 per...

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  ...