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Government Of Assam Women & Child Development Directorate of Social Welfare (Women and Child Development Sector)

How do I provide Foster Care


  • The District Child Protection Unit, while selecting foster family considers a few criteria which is enclosed in the Guidelines given below
  • The care givers shall be without criminal conviction or indictment
  • Registration as NGO on the NITI Aayog website
  • Recognition as fit facility by CWC for placement of children


Foster Care means placement of a child, by the Committee for the purpose of alternate care in the domestic environment of a family, other than the child’s biological family, that has been selected, qualified, approved and supervised for providing such care.

Eligibility Criteria

According to the Guidelines issued given in Schedule II

Guidelines for filling the form

The Guidelines for Foster Care , 2016 given in Schedule II

Documents Required

According to the Guidelines issued given in Schedule II

How to apply

Refer to the Foster Care Guidelines given below in Schedule II

Type of Service

Offline: Yes

Forms to be filled

Schedule IIFoster Care Guidelines and Form enclosed Download

Whom to Contact

State Adoption Resource Agency (SARA),
H.No.46, 1st Floor,
Survey Bus Stop, Beltola Road,