Notice of 2020 Carer Celebration & Annual General MeetingRead more...

CaringLife App LaunchedRead more...

Speak Up youth empowerment programRead more...

Carer KaFE is delighted to now offer Victorian statutory kinship and accredited foster carers online sessions with some of our acclaimed trainers.Read more...

Paw Pals is a dog assisted education program that has been created by MacKillop Education Services for students who are currently disengaged or at risk of disengaging from education. It is helping children to develop the emotional regulation, self-awareness, confidence and social skills they need to be able to learn.Read more...

1. Model MindfulnessRead more...

Some of you will have heard that our long-standing carer support worker, Betti Gabriel has resigned from the FCAV after close to five years in a support role. She made an enormous contribution to the sector and had a remarkable ability to hold carers during difficult times. Well done to Betti for her contributions and we wish her well in her new journey.Read more...

A little extra support during COVID-19Read more...

Thank you to the 226 carers who responded to the recent carer survey regarding your experiences and that of the children and young people in your care during the COVID-19 pandemic.Read more...

The Foster Care Association of Victoria (FCAV) has been successfully working with the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) to identify any children in care without a registered birth and to expedite the registration process with the registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages. The FCAV is pleased to report to its members that all the cases that were identified since it began this campaign late last year have either been registered or are with Births, Deaths and Marriages for registration.Read more...

The Foster Care Association of Victoria conducts an annual review of the state of foster care in Victoria. Community Service Organisations (CSOs) including Aboriginal Community Controlled Organisations (ACCOs) provide the data based on the carer households affiliated with each of its offices. Typically data is collected within a two week timeframe in March.Read more...