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Loving Homes

Every Child Deserves a Loving Home

Every child needs the sense of belonging and security provided by a stable and loving family.  

In situations where birth parents are not able to safely care for their children, CCAS...

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Adopt with Us

My husband and I have been blessed by adoption through the Catholic Children’s Aid of Society of Toronto (CCAS). We have been told many times by friends and relatives how lucky our newly adopted children are to be part...

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Adoption FAQs

Who is eligible to apply to the Catholic Children’s Aid Society of Toronto?

  • Adult married couples and single adults who live in Toronto and plan to raise a child in the Roman Catholic faith; at...
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Adoptive Family Support

As an adoptive parent, you can expect to receive the following support from us:

  • CCAS's Adoption staff continue to visit and provide support to the child and adoptive family until the adoption is finalized by the...
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Adoption Disclosure

Has your life been touched by adoption? Are you searching for your birth family or adopted child? Many people touched by adoption come to a point in their lives when they want to reconnect with their birth child or...

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Foster Family Support

Our foster caregivers provide soft landings for children who need a temporary place to live when they are no longer able to remain in their own home due to child protection concerns. Foster care gives our...

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Foster Care FAQs

How do I apply to become a foster caregiver?

  • If you think you have the special qualities and time to become a foster caregiver and would like more information,please call our Foster Care Recruitment Line at...
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KinCaregiver Support

When parents are unable to take care of their children for any reason, often, extended family or members of the community come forward to assist. That's what kinship care is all about! When a child is unable to remain...

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KinCare FAQs

What is Kinship Care?

  • When children are no longer able to remain in their home because of protection concerns or special needs, we often seek out extended family members or kin such as...
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Training Calendar

Resource Families Training Calendar - Fall 2016

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Adoption Resources

AdoptOntario: Connecting familes and children through adoption.

Ministry of Community and Social Services: Searching for Adoption Records in Ontario

Adoption Council of Ontario 

Ontario Ministry of Children and Youth...

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Financial Assistance for Adoption and Legal Custody of Sibling Groups and Children 10 Years and Older

Children’s aid societies (CASs) provide supports to families who give children in their care a home through adoption, legal custody, kinship and customary care. As of June 15, 2012, CASs will provide additional...

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Adoption Subsidy Information For Adoptive Parents

The Catholic Children’s Aid Society of Toronto provides adoption subsidies to enable adoptive parents to pay for specialized services required to meet a child’s diagnosed special needs.

Qualification Requirements:

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Adoption Subsidies

There are two types of subsidies available to adoptive parents:

Learn more about your eligibility for one of...

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