Home-Based Care Handbook

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Home Care IconThis handbook has been developed by the department in partnership with the Foster Care Association of Victoria. It begins to address issues in home-based care but is not a rule book and does not explain every issue that may arise.

Many of these issues require careful consideration on an individual basis. The handbook reflects relevant legislation, policy, standards, current procedures and practice guidance. It is a resource to assist carers and workers to improve the standard of care for children and young people in foster care and adolescent community placement. It should be read alongside a number of other documents:

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