Blue Mountains Gazette
Sunday, 3 December 2023

Critical shortage of foster carers in the Mountains

Updated March 13 2023 - 1:56pm, first published March 11 2023 - 3:00pm

There is a critical shortage of carers in the Blue Mountains and Nepean area with 20 children and young people for every 1000 now living in out-of-home care.


B C Lewis

Senior reporter