Get help and advice

Becoming a kinship carer can be overwhelming and there’s a lot of information to take in. Whether you are new to kinship care, already caring for a child or supporting a family member or friend, we’re here to help.

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See some of our most popular advice guides

We offer support in a number of different ways, which you can explore below.

If you’re looking for information, lots of kinship carers find the following guides helpful:

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Ways to get help and advice

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Worried about a child’s safety or welfare?

If you are worried about a child’s safety or welfare, you can read about where to and how to report your concerns.