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Life Matters - Full program podcast

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Life Matters delves into what makes humans tick. Life, but not always as you know it.

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Despite legislative change, finding Australian foster kids a ‘forever family’ is complicated. Why?

March 20th, 2016

Episode 407 of 590 episodes

More than 40 000 children in Australia are in foster care. Around half that number are eligible for adoption. Yet finding them a ‘forever family’ is complicated for both legal reasons and the ongoing stigma around adoption.

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