Click a link below to download PDF versions of the Foster Families Charter of Rights, The Department of Communities Care Team Approach and Carer Development Workshops for 2019.
- Foster Families Charter of Rights
- Care Team Approach Framework
- Carer Development Workshops Calendar 2019
The Foster Care Handbook
The Foster Care Handbook for Foster Families has been developed in consultation with the Department of Communities. The Foster Care Association of Western Australia provides the information in this publication in good faith. The information is not legal advice and is provided on the basis that neither the association nor the Department can be held liable for the misinterpretation of information provided. The handbook was updated in September 2017.
Family Care Resource
The Department for Communities has developed a handbook specific to Family Carers. This handbook provides family carers with information to assist them with their caring journey.
Click the Link below for the Department of Communities Financial Support Information – General Foster Carer Subsidy.
The Department of Communities has a complaints process for all foster families. The Complaints Management Unit oversees all complaints about the Department. The link below provides the information in relation to this and the steps you need to take.
Benestar Counselling Services for carers
Benestar is a leading provider of health and wellbeing services, supporting organisations, their employees and carers. They are all about helping people with all aspects of their life – physical, mental, social and financial.