Almost 20,000 Australian children are living in foster care. As the demand for foster care grows, the number of carers for children who have been removed from their families is in decline. The foster care system, almost unchanged in a century, is in desperate need of reform, as one journalist investigates. The most important reason why Foster Care needs to be reformed is because it does not effectively serve children and youth. What do you think LiveTribers? How can the Foster Care System better meet the needs of these children?
Posted by on 23 Jul 2021