How do you support kinship care for Aboriginal children and young people?
One Future provides Aboriginal staff who can assess Aboriginal children and young people within their extended family, kin and community. We adhere to The Aboriginal Child Placement ...
What is a family plan?
The Family Plan is an important part of the family group conference process. During private family time, the family will develop their own plan to address the worries and concerns that were discussed during information sharing. The family plan will ...
What if we can’t come up with a plan?
The facilitator can help you to develop a plan that addresses the worries or concerns that services have described in the ‘information sharing’ part of the family group conference. The facilitator can help you to get started by giving you questions ...
What will happen if people do not want to come to the Family Group Conference?
The facilitator’s role is to work hard to make it possible for people to attend by addressing their concerns and dealing with any problems. Often people will attend, even if they are unsure to begin with after talking with the facilitator. If people ...
Can the Family Group Conference (FGC) plan be changed in the future?
The review meeting is a chance for the family and professionals to meet together again to look at the plan and make sure it is working. Review meetings give families the chance to make changes to any parts of the plan that are not working well or ...