Foster Care Resources

See also Training Resources.

Shared Stories, Shared Lives

The 2010 edition of this training material for new and prospective foster careres consists of nine modules. The resource includes:

- Leaders guide
- Participants workbook
- CD of all material including slides and AV training material

View further information about the Shared Stories, Shared Lives and how to obtain a copy.



Step by Step

Step by Step is a tool to access potential foster carers. It is a comprehensive, competency based resource that was completely revised in 2010. It provides a range of material to enable agencies and applicants to: 

- engage and share relevant information
- make an informed decision about the suitability of an applicant to
                                                            be a foster carer

View further information about Step by Step and how to obtain a copy. 


Real Kids, Real Carers

Real Kids, Real Carers is a continuing education resource for foster carers. The resource consists of 8 booklets covering topics of importance to foster carers. View further information about Real Kids, Real Carers and how to obtain a copy.