Follow us on:

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
Subscribe to newsletter:

Foster care & family services in Australia - MacKillop Family Services

MacKillop Family Services

MacKillop Family Services is a leading provider of services for children, young people and families in Victoria and New South Wales and is now establishing a presence in Western Australia.

MacKillop exists to help children and young people at risk by giving them support, security and stability. Each young person is protected, nurtured and given the chance to build a bright future through our programs which include:

  • Foster Care and Residential Care
  • Disability Services
  • Refugee Services
  • Youth Support
  • Education and Training
  • Family Support
  • Heritage and Information Services

Over 150 years ago the Sisters of Mercy, the Christian Brothers and the Sisters of St Joseph commenced their work in Victoria and established homes for children who were orphaned, destitute or neglected and for mothers who were in need of care and support. Read our founding story here.

For all the latest MacKillop news and information 'Like' us on Facebook and 'Follow' us on Twitter.

Foster Care with us
Donate now


  • Therapeutic approach a step in the right direction

    MacKillop Family Services welcomes the release of the...more

  • Tackling the sexual exploitation of our children

    The revelations regarding organised gangs sexually...more

  • Central West Play

    Maribyrnong City Council in partnership with MacKillop...more

Read more news