A Better Life For Foster Kids’ sorting and packing rooms at the Sale Memorial Hall have been flooded during the heavy rains at the end of March, and are not able to accept any clothing or other in-kind donations at this time . There is a lot of damage and it will take a lot […]
This Easter, you can help provide opportunities for children in out of home care. Our Others Do Care Fund is a discretionary fund that children in out of home care can request to support them to undertake an activity, lesson or experience that is meaningful and helpful to them in their lives. Can you help […]
We have a number of school backpacks and supplies available to provide kids with a great start to the school year. Thanks to a generous donation we are able to provide kids with school items including a backpack, water bottle, lunchbox and stationary such as pens, colouring pencils and notebooks. If you are a carer […]
We are so excited to have received a grant from Alinta Energy which will help us expand the reach of our Crisis Case services to new locations. The grant will help us set up a Crisis Case Depot in Koo Wee Rup, just over 60km from Melbourne’s CBD. Koo Wee Rup is an ideal location […]
Got a spare fiver? We are holding a raffle to help fund our support and advocacy services. We have some awesome prizes up for grabs and tickets are just $5.Your ticket purchase helps us to provide Crisis Cases and other supports to even more children in out of home care, and their carers. Prize #1 […]
We’re very proud to be a semi-finalist for the GOTAFE Community Group Award, which forms part of the 2020 Victorian Regional Achievement and Community Awards. Fingers crossed for the final announcement on 7 October 2020!
We are excited to announce A Better Life for Foster Kids is the recipient of a Loy Yang B Community Partnership Grant. We estimate 90% of children who receive Crisis Cases are removed from their homes as a result of domestic violence. With recent research showing sharp increases in family violence incidents through COVID-19, and […]
Its been a week of exciting recognition for both our Founder Heather Baird and the work ABLFFK is doing with the support of our wonderful crew of volunteers and supporters and donors! Thanks to all who keep supporting us in the battle for better outcomes for children in out of home care and their carers! […]