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FOSTER CARE CRISIS

It’s been revealed close to 30 children are living in motels across the Hunter and Central Coast, due to an overwhelming shortage of foster carers.

CatholicCare is desperately working to find loving homes for each child – with one as young as 12 having lived alone for more than a year.

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About Emma Murphy

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Emma Murphy is a Reporter and 6PM News Producer based in Newcastle. Born and bred in the Hunter Valley, she's been a part of the NBN News team for close to a decade, Emma attended the University of Newcastle where she majored in Journalism and Public Relations.

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    Sadly many good carers know why !