If you have concerns about a child please call 705.743.9751 or 1.800.661.2843
Safe Kids. Strong Families. Thriving Communities
- Contact the KHCAS to apply to become a foster parent via telephone at 1-800-661-2843 ext. 1221.
- Someone will contact you to answer any questions you may have and begin the application process.
- An application is sent to the you.
- The application is detailed and requires both parties to respond to the questions.
- A KHCAS records check is required for all persons over the age of 18 living in the prospective foster family home.
- A criminal record check is required for all those over the age of 18 living in the home.
- Five references must be provided by the applicant(s) to support the application to foster.
- 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.
- Once an application is received, a worker will contact applicants to register for 27 hours of pre-service training.
- An assessment process will begin to determine how you can best help.
Updates from Kawartha Haliburton CAS
Foster Care and Adoption Information Session – Thursday, Jan 17, 2019 from 6-8pm
Join us at an upcoming Foster Care and Adoption Information Session! Thursday, January 17, 2019 6pm to 8pm Kawartha-Haliburton CAS 1100 Chemong Road, Peterborough ...
KHCAS Holiday Office Hours - Dec 24 thru Jan 2
Over the holidays, the KHCAS Peterborough, Lindsay and Haliburton office hours will be as follows: CLOSED Monday, December 24 CLOSED Tuesday, December 25 CLOSED ...
PALS Network presents The Importance of Self-Care - Nov 27 from 6-8pm, Durham CAS
Join us for a PALS Network / Adoption Awareness Month Celebration on The Importance of Self-Care – Tuesday, November 27 from 6pm to 8pm at Durham ...
Foster Care and Adoption Information Session - Tuesday, Nov 27, 2018 6-8pm
Come out and learn more about foster parenting and adoption! For more information, please call 1.800.661.2843, ext. 1221. Fostering Changes Futures. Join Us Today.
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