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Community Services says the foster care situation is critical

Heath Forsyth
Updated September 15 2023 - 10:13am, first published 5:30am
Challenge Community Services are seeking support as shortages of carers for children in need become more critical. From Left; Katie Burey, Natasha Mckay and Ben Ballantine. Photo Heath Forsyth.
Challenge Community Services are seeking support as shortages of carers for children in need become more critical. From Left; Katie Burey, Natasha Mckay and Ben Ballantine. Photo Heath Forsyth.

A seven-year-old boy who is living in a supported arrangement with assistance from Challenge Community Services in Armidale offers an insight into the bleak situation currently facing foster children.

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Heath Forsyth

Heath Forsyth

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Local New England journalist covering all manner of issues social, political, sports, business. Please feel free to get in touch with me directly heath.forsyth@austcommunitymedia.com.au Mobile: 0407 410 222

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