If you have concerns about a child please call 705.743.9751 or 1.800.661.2843

Kawartha Haliburton CAS
Kawartha Haliburton CAS

Application & Approval Process

  1. Contact the KHCAS to apply to become a foster parent via telephone at 1-800-661-2843 ext. 1221.
  2. Someone will contact you to answer any questions you may have and begin the application process.
  3. An application is sent to the you.
  4. The application is detailed and requires both parties to respond to the questions.
  5. A KHCAS records check is required for all persons over the age of 18 living in the prospective foster family home.
  6. A criminal record check is required for all those over the age of 18 living in the home.
  7. Five references must be provided by the applicant(s) to support the application to foster.
  8. Medical references must be provided by each applicant and followed up by a medical examination indicating the applicants are able to care for a child or youth.
  9. Once an application is received, a worker will contact applicants to register for 27 hours of pre-service training.
  10. An assessment process will begin to determine how you can best help.

Updates from Kawartha Haliburton CAS

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