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Carer guide
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Medical consents

Medical consents

You can make some day to day health decisions about a child in your care. Other decisions may require approval by LWB, the child’s family or the responsible government department.

See the links below to your state or territory based carer resource for more information.

Want to become a carer?
To become a foster carer your ability to care and nurture a child is what really matters.
To learn more, visit the LWB foster care website