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NEW TRANSITION INFORMATION FOR CARERS

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NEW INFORMATION FOR CARERS

MOVING TO A NEW AGENCY

1. Moving to a new agency guide

Answers carers’ questions about the out-of-home care transition to non-government service providers. It includes information on why the transfer is occurring, who’s eligible to transfer, the transfer process, transfer of Aboriginal children, what to expect from your new agency and legal information. It also includes a list of non-government agencies by region that may be available to accept transfers of children and their carers. You can click on all website links in the guide to go to that organisation.

2. Step-by-step process guide for carers transferring from Community Services to a non-government agency

This guide walks carers through the steps for transferring, from deciding which agency to transfer to and exchanging information and initiating transfer, to case management transfer of children and young people.

3. Fact sheet for Grandparent, relative and kinship carers

A factsheet for grandparent, relative and kin carers that answers key questions about transfer eligibility and different care arrangements. Also provides carers of children in supported care with information on where to access support.

4. Talking to children and young people about the OOHC transition

Tips on talking to children and young people about what the transition may mean for them.

5. Your new agency – what it means for you

Information for children and young people on the OOHC transition.

6. Moving to a new agency brochure in Arabic, Vietnamese and Turkish

Information about moving to a non-government agency.

a) Moving to a new agency brochure in Arabic

b) Moving to a new agency brochure in Vietnamese

c) Moving to a new agency brochure in Turkish

7. Moving to an Aboriginal agency brochure

Information about moving to an Aboriginal non-government agency – information for carers of Aboriginal children.


TRANSITION NEWS

The Minister’s Media Release & Agency List across NSW :

What is transition all about?


TRANSITION OF OOHC FROM FaCS TO AGENCIES


DISCUSSION PAPERS

Child protection
Legislative Reform, Legislative Proposals, Strengthening parental capacity, accountability and outcomes for children and young people in State Care
View the Discussion Paper

NEW INFORMATION FOR CARERS

Mark in your diaries CCNSW Tell Someone Who Cares Conference. Registrations will be available shortly here www.tellsomeonewhocares.com.au or by phone 03 5977 0244.
For more information click here.

BusinessLink Letter
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Teenage Education Payment
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News Alert Northern
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Kinship Relative Care Project Updates
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Transfer of OOHC Services to Non Government Agencies
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