Tag Archive: Pathfinders Foster Care

Foster Care Week Celebrations

September 3, 2018 12:00 am

Listen   You’re invited to join us at the Armidale Jockey Club to kick-off our Foster Care Week celebrations for 2018. Foster Care Week aims to both celebrate and acknowledge the work of our wonderful foster carers and also raise awareness for the urgent need for more foster carers in NSW. We’ll have a BBQ,... View Article

Young Foster Carer Leading the Way this Foster Care Week

September 13, 2017 2:53 pm

Listen With more than 20,000 children in out-of-home care in New South Wales and a shortage of foster carers, 21-year-old Natasha Brown decided to answer the call for help. The young Inverell resident never saw foster care in her future, but her support work with Pathfinders Non-Placement Support Services inspired her to apply. “Working with... View Article

Pathfinders’ Community Filled Weekend in Armidale

July 24, 2017 3:21 pm

Listen Community involvement and support along with interagency collaboration is an important part of the Pathfinders culture. We enjoy all opportunities to get to know and work alongside our partners! It was a very busy weekend for Pathfinders with our not-for-profit being represented at two local community events. Friday night saw us up against some... View Article

Through The Eyes of A Foster Child

Public event to open Foster Care Week

August 15, 2016 9:39 am

Listen Pathfinders will officially open Foster Care Week on 13 September with two events – including a free session featuring international author and foster care advocate, Daryl Broughman. Daryl grew up as a foster child in New Zealand, and by 1997 had attended 27 schools, been through over 30 social workers and lived in more... View Article