NT Foster and Kinship Carer Excellence Awards - nominations now open

Nominations are now open for the 2017 NT Foster and Kinship Carer Excellence Awards. Join us in celebrating the people who make an extraordinary difference to the lives of children and young people in need of care.

Award categories

The 2017 Awards categories are:

  • Outstanding Contribution by a Foster Carer
    This award recognises a foster carer who has made an outstanding contribution to foster care.
  • Outstanding Contribution by a Kinship Carer
    This award recognises a kinship carer who has made an outstanding contribution to kinship care.
  • Outstanding Contribution by a Territory Families staff member
    This award recognises a Territory Families staff member who has made an outstanding contribution to a foster or kinship carer and their family.
  • Outstanding Contribution by a Sibling
    This award celebrates a son, daughter or sibling group who has gone the extra mile in supporting a child or young person in foster or kinship care within their family.
  • Young Person Achievement Award
    This award celebrates the achievements of a young person aged 18 – 30 who has been in foster or kinship care and is now achieving positive and inspirational things with their life.

It’s easy to put in a nomination form. 

How to nominate

Step 1. Complete the Foster and Kinship Carer Awards Nomination Form (1.5 mb)

Step 2. Send in your completed nomination form via email or mail.

Email: TF.Communications@nt.gov.au 

Mail: Foster and Kinship Carer Awards 2017
         Attention Prue Carter
         Territory Families
         PO Box 40596
         Casuarina NT 0811 

Nominations close on Friday 6 October 2017.