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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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Invitation to a special conversation on enhancing national recognition for kinship care

Dear colleagues I am pleased to share with you today that some further spots have become available for a special PeakCare…

Read More

Increase announced to Queensland 2024-25 indexation rate to 3.94%

PeakCare is pleased to advise that the Queensland Government has announced an increase to the 2024-25 state indexation rate to 3.94% in…

Read More

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