Young Queenslanders forced to parent siblings

COURIER MAIL: They’re the thousands of carers struggling to raise abandoned young children, and because of their status they’re not getting any assistance. THOUSANDS of “kidult carers’’ are struggling (subscription may be required to The Courier Mail to view article)...

Young adults forced to parent siblings leading to poverty

MEDIA RELEASE Young adults are being forced to become parents to their siblings reveals a PeakCare and IFYS report being released in Brisbane today by National Children’s Commissioner Megan Mitchell. We’re Just Kids as Well reveals increasing poverty as young adult...

Qld Government must not abandon kids in the home stretch

MEDIA RELEASE The Queensland Government must not abandon children in foster, kinship and residential care once they turn 18, say supporters of a new campaign launched in Queensland today. More than 160 organisations are part of the Home Stretch campaign demanding care...