Strengthening families and keeping kids safe

Changing the ACT out of home care system where one step can make a lifetime of difference to families and their children. Our vision is for all children and young people to grow up strong, safe and connected.

Children and young people

Growing up safely. Information specific for children and young people.


Stepping up for parents to help their families thrive.

Kinship and foster carers

Supporting children unable to live with their parents

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander families

Supports and services specific for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander families.

Charter of rights for kids in care

Everyone has rights.  Learn about the rights of children in care.

Partner agencies

Who we work with to deliver our services and agencies who ensure our actions are fair.


What does that word mean?

Next Steps

ACT strategy for strengthening families and keeping children and young people safe.


Have your say about our services.

Page updated: 02 Jun 2022