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Foster and kinship care allowances increased from 2023

The Department of Children, Youth Justice and Multicultural Affairs has announced that from 1st January 2023 all foster and kinship care allowances will be increased by 7.9 per cent to help support carers with rising costs of care. View the new rates.

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2 Comments

  1. Cheryl Hamwi on October 26, 2023 at 5:39 pm

    What is the payment per child in kinship care
    Age’s
    9
    8
    6

    • PeakCare on October 27, 2023 at 12:44 pm

      Hi Cheryl, thanks for your comment. Please click through to the rates table in the article for the new advice from the Department, or alternatively, please speak to your CSO for further advice. PeakCare Queensland

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Prioritisation of health services for children in care

Did you know that Queensland Health has an intention to prioritise provision of health services to children in care? Read…

Read More

Queensland’s Residential Care Roadmap released – A new chapter for residential care in Queensland

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Read More

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