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La Trobe University OOHC Taster Day

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March
24

SAVE THE DATE! REACH FOR LA TROBE — FRIDAY 10 MAY 2019 LA TROBE UNIVERSITY, BENDIGO CAMPUS Experience university life and hear about the journey to higher education from La Trobe University students with an Out-of- home care background.

The Kinship Carers Victoria Podcast

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December
12

KCV podcasts broadcast news relevant to all kinship carers, be they formal or informal carers, and be they grandparents, aunts, uncles, cousins, siblings or close family friends. These podcasts are designed to reach all kinship carers at their convenience, in …

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Carer KaFÉ

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February
2

Carer KaFÉ is a program designed to improve and expand kinship and foster carer training Victoria-wide. In September 2016 the Victorian Government announced $2.12 million funding over two years to a Kinship and Foster Care Learning and Development Strategy. Carer …

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At last – kinship carers are vindicated

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December
14

“Today’s report from the Ombudsman detailing anomalies present in the treatment of kinship carers is vindication for those many carers who have complained many times over many years. Many carers who read this report will be upset anew as they …

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