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Children's Aid Society of the Districts of Sudbury and Manitoulin

Foster Care and Residential Services

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Description
Temporary and Long Term Fostering
  • Facilitates arrangements to provide a temporary home for children who are separated from their family for various reasons including neglect and abuse
  • Retains legal responsibility for the child
  • Provides initial orientation and ongoing training
  • Reimburses for all expenses incurred for welfare of child including living, medical, clothing, school and extra-curricular expenses
  • Provides access to a full range of therapeutic and relief services
Kinship Care
  • Places a child who is in the care of the agency with a member of their extended family or a caregiver known to the child
  • Kinship Services allow services to be provided for a child who is not in the care of the agency and remains within his/her family
Hours of Operation
Mon
0830 - 1630
Tue
0830 - 1630
Wed
0830 - 1630
Thu
0830 - 1630
Fri
0830 - 1630

Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Reporting Child Protection concerns: Mon-Sun 24 hours
Eligibility
  • Children who are experiencing neglect, abuse, or parental issues, such as substance abuse, domestic violence or mental health issues
  • Individuals and families interested in being a foster parent
  • Various eligibility criteria must be met to become a foster family or parent

Kinship Care
  • Individuals interested in raising a child/youth placed in care, usually members of their extended family or community support group
  • Requires completion of criminal and agency background checks, personal interviews, and an assessment of the home and family
  • Requires the consent of parent(s) and child if over 12 years of age
Application Process
Intake process and home assessment required
Fees
None
Documents Required
Completed home assessment
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
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211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
July 21, 2021