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Becoming a carer

NSW needs all kinds of carers across the State. Find out about becoming a foster carer, the guardian of a child already in your care, or adoption.

Training & Support

My Forever Family NSW assists foster carers, guardians and adoptive parents with with trauma informed support, training and resources.


We work with carers, NGOs and the sector to improve the carer experience and achieve better outcomes for children.

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Welcome to our website!

Here you will find out about becoming a carer, register for training, contact us for support, learn about upcoming events, and become part of a community of carers, guardians and adoptive parents.

31 Jul 2018
What's behind our name?

Since our launch last month we’ve had quite a lot of feedback about the name of our program.

31 Jul 2018
Introducing theraplay

As carers and parents of kids who have come from hard places, we know how difficult it can be for our children and young people to learn to trust adults. Many may have had no real connection with an adult that has not been negative and frightening.

30 Jul 2018
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