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KCV to launch new podcast series for carers

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April
20

A new series of podcasts for the rapidly growing number of kinship carers in Victoria is on its way, with the first program to be aired on Friday 27 April at 11am. The series will be directed at the rapidly …

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Pakenham Kinship Care Support Group

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February
14

Are you a grandparent, aunt, uncle or another special person who is caring full time for a child or young person who is not your own? Do you want to learn what’s happening in kinship care, access the latest information, …

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GPV/KCV Artist in Residence

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February
14

GPV/KCV is proud to announce that we have our own artist in residence to travel to groups of kinship carers to conduct art activities with them. Marylyn Broomhall has agreed to be the GPV/KCV artist in residence and is now …

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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.

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.