The FCAV has 3 GiftPay vouchers to giveaway to 3 x carer members to the value of $50 each.Read more...

LOOKOUT was established in 2016 to address the educational disadvantage of the children and young people in statutory Out of Home Care (OoHC).  LOOKOUT aims to raise the profile of the Out of Home Care Education Commitment: A Partnering Agreement and more recently, to support the delivery of the Early Childhood Agreement for children in Out of Home Care.Read more...

What a remarkable year! Despite the many challenges of Covid-19, the FCAV is proud to have launched the pilot of this program, providing therapeutic support to Victorian foster carers for the first time.Read more...

 CREATE Foundation is the national consumer body representing the voices of children and young people with an out-of-home care experience. The FCAV recommends membership to CREATE for all young people in your care for access to events, opportunities and community with other young people with a care experience - contact CREATE FoundationRead more...

This year the FCAV hosted the first ever Commitment to Supporting Carer Awards during Foster Care Week.Read more...

Thank you to everyone who joined us in celebrating Foster Care Week this year.Read more...

Hearing from Young People during COVID-19Read more...

 Foster Care Association Annual General Meeting & Carer Celebration 2021!!Read more...

Instances of great foster carer support are golden in a complex system. They can make or break a positive placement for foster carers and the children and young people in their homes. Therefore, the FCAV would like to give Foster Carers the opportunity to acknowledge an instance of receiving great support. A winning worker will be selected from each of the agency worker nominations and the DFFH worker nominations.Read more...

The FCAV hosted, via Carer Kafe support, a Carer Retreat at Findon on the Mornington Peninsula in May, which included  25 foster and kinship carers in attendance.Read more...