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Foster Carer Information Session

Foster care mother and foster daughter skating in the park

Foster Carer Information Sessions Take the first step towards becoming a Foster Carer today. Register to attend one of our information sessions here. Find out what is involved and what the step by step process is. We offer both in person and online sessions, register below or call Jackie or Cat on 1800 692 237 […]

Back to school support

Cafs are calling for financial donations, or the donation of gift vouchers of any denomination, which would enable families to purchase school necessities including basic uniform items, shoes, stationery, back packs and lunch boxes.

Cafs Voice Positioning Statement

Cafs (Child & Family Services, Ballarat) wholeheartedly support the call for all Australians to vote ‘Yes’ for a First Nations Voice to be enshrined in the nation’s Constitution.

Cafs Thread Together Program receives an early Easter delivery

Cafs Thread Together Program has received a very welcome Easter delivery this week in the form of a fully operational Mobile Wardrobe which will allow the delivery of brand-new clothing to reach even more people experiencing hardship across the Central Highlands region.

UFS to support Cafs with Back to School Vouchers

Cafs is pleased to announce a new partnership with The Ballarat Foundation and UFS Dispensaries (UFS) that will support an additional 300 children with FRRR Back to School Vouchers for the next school year.

Creating Safe Space for LGBTIQA+ Young People

The Andrews Labor Government is ensuring that LGBTIQ+ community members feel safe, included and respected. $2.85 million has been awarded to deliver a three-year trial which will establish two physical safe spaces for LGBTIQ+ young people located in Ballarat and Geelong, along with outreach services for young people on the Surf Coast.

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