Family Options Program aims to support families of people with a disability by providing a choice to share their care responsibilities with volunteer carers on a short-term or long-term basis. The program also offers short-term or long-term alternative family placements for people with disabilities, who are unable to live with their own families.
Children and young people aged 0-18 years who have a disability and require care in an alternative family home on a short term or long term basis
Children and young people with a disability are matched with an alternative family who will provide care for them in the family home on a long term or short term basis or on a shared-care basis with the biological parents.
Children and young people aged 0-18 whose family is at risk of family breakdown
There is no charge for this service.
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