Contacts

Carer Transfer Assistance lines
Hunter & Central Coast: (02) 4985 1558
Metro Central: (02) 8303 6376
Metro South West: (02) 8713 7982
Metro West: (02) 935 41607
Southern: (02) 4222 8467
Northern: (02) 6686 1990
Western: (02) 6937 9456

Aboriginal Statewide Carer Support provides support, information and advice for Aboriginal foster and kinship carers, including carer support groups.
1800 888 698 | www.absec.org.au

Community Services Centres  – a list of phone and fax numbers and addresses for Community Services CSCs.

Connecting Carers NSW – 24/7 line to provide support and information to carers, plus details about training.
1300 794 653 www.connectingcarersnsw.com.au/

CREATE Foundation supports children and young people in care. www.create.org.au/nsw

Fostering NSW provides a list of all agencies in NSW funded to provide foster care and who are able to take transferring carers (either now or in the near future).
1800 236 783 | www.fosteringnsw.com.au

NSW Commission for Children & Young People is a Government agency that advocates for children and young people in NSW. www.kids.nsw.gov.au

The Children’s Guardian NSW provides information on how agencies are accredited in NSW.
(02) 8219 3600 | www.kidsguardian.nsw.gov.au

Transition Program Office
(02) 9716 2061 | info@tponsw.com.au

To report suspected child abuse or neglect, call the Child Protection Helpline on 132 111 (24 hours/7 days)