Deb is the Carer Information and Support Program Co-ordinator for the Foster Care Association of Victoria. Previously she managed home based care programs at Berry Street for 20 years. She has extensive experience in foster care recruitment, training and assessment. As well as running the 'I Care 2' and 'Hold My Hand' groups at Berry Street, she facilitated a therapeutic playgroup and a girls group. Deb grew up in a Caring Family and thus has firsthand experience of being a daughter of foster carers.