Cook Islander foster care | Fijian foster care | Maori foster care | Samoan foster care | Tongan foster care Cook Islander foster carers are needed so children of Cook Island background in foster care can be looked after by carers from their own community. This helps to keep Cook Islander children connected to their culture, language, religion and community. These connections help children in foster care develop a positive sense of identity and belonging. To download a brochure for more information click here. Apply today! Begin the process to become a foster carer.