Foster Child Health Care Card
A concession card to get cheaper medicines and some discounts.
This is for a foster child in your care who is not your biological or adopted child. Foster care can be both formal and informal care arrangements.
To get a Foster Child Health Care Card you must be a foster carer or caring for someone else's child.
Complete the following steps to claim a Foster Child Health Care Card. Before you start, check if you can get it.
Page last updated: 2 March 2021
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