Foster Carer Information


Have you ever thought about becoming a Foster Carer?

Burdekin Foster Carers are made up of people from all walks of life with various backgrounds, skills and experience.

We provide training and on-the-ground support to ensure that our Foster Carers are enabled to offer safe, stable and nurturing environments for our young people.

We support you and you support a young person at your home. To find out more, take the first step and attend an information session, all upcoming dates are listed below.

Find out more about becoming a Burdekin Foster Carer

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If you are interested in finding out more please contact our staff by ringing Kerrie on 02 8976 1777 or drop us a line by email to

For more information, please visit our Become a Burdekin Foster Carer page and our Burdekin Foster Carer FAQs page.

Meet our Burdekin Foster Carers


Meet Beth and Ange, Burdekin foster carers who talk about the rewarding experiences of looking after 3 young people in need of a safe and nurturing home. Being a Foster carer isn’t easy, but the impact that consistent caring adults can make in the life of a young person in need is extraordinary.


Jill and Tom began their carer journey years ago, with no previous fostering experience, but with open hearts and minds and a real desire to make a difference.


When Jill and Tom started their fostering journey they had no previous experience and didn’t know what to expect. What they ended up experiencing were the many unexpected rewards that come from just wanting to make a difference.

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