Important information and facts for getting started

Here are some resources to provide you with a little more detailed information, though the best way to find out if fostering with Lighthouse is for you, is to get in touch with one of our team members directly on 1800 542 273.

Foster Care Fact sheets

Fostering Connections Information for Prospective Carers

Fostering Connections Information for Carers of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander Children

Support for home based carers in Victoria - DHHS Services

Website Link regarding Care Allowances for Foster Carers

Care allowances - information for carers factsheet (word)

Victorian handbook for foster carers (Word)