Fostering a Child

Fostering a Child Process

Use this process only as a guideline. Each process may change based on circumstance.

Request for Child Fostering assistance here


Adopting A Child Process
  • Required Documents –

    • Birth Certificate of Minor Child/Children.<

    • Certified Identity Document of Applicant.

  • Procedure

    • The process are as follows -

      • The applicant is required to approach the local magistrate’s court in order to become a foster parent.

    • A social worker will have interviewed the child and the applicant to determine if the applicant is a suitable foster parent to the minor.

    • The court then considers the best interest of the child.

    • The social worker will draw a report which will assist the court in making an informed decision in respect of the application.

Fostering a Child Process