Who can be a foster carer

The most important thing we look for in carers is a desire to help children and young people develop and reach their full potential.

Who can be a foster carer?

Foster carers come from all walks of life and can:

  • Be single or have a partner
  • Be of any sexual orientation
  • Be from any culture or religion
  • Have children of their own or not
  • Own or rent their home
  • Be employed, not working, studying or retired
We welcome foster carers from all backgrounds and cultures that meet this criteria:
  •  Must be over 21
  • Have a spare bedroom
  • If you have your own children they need to be at least 3 years old
  • Have the time and willingness to commit
  • Be healthy
  • Be an Australian citizen or a permanent resident
  • Have the finances to meet a child’s current and future needs
  • Willing to undergo background checks  


Get in touch

We provide this service in Sydney, NSW.  

To register your interest in becoming a foster carer, submit this form.