Adoption is a process through which a child who is permanently separated from biological parents because his/her parents have died, or have abandoned or surrendered her/him, becomes legitimate child of a new set of parents referred to as ‘Adoptive Parents’ with all rights, privileges and responsibilities that are attached to this relationship.
Sponsorship is the provision of supplementary financial support to families to meet medical, nutritional, educational and other needs of their children with a view to improving their quality of life. It is a conditional assistance to enable children who were at risk from being removed from school and sent for work, to continue their education. Rs. 2000 per month is given to the eligible children Under Sponsorship Scheme Maximum up to “Three” years or up to 18 years, whichever is earlier other than exceptional circumstances .
UNDER SPONSORSHIP 3371 children benefited till date.
Foster Care is an arrangement whereby a child is placed for the purpose of alternate care in the domestic environment of the family, usually on short term or extended period of time, with unrelated family member for the purpose of Care and Protection. Rs. 2000 per month is given to the eligible children under Foster Care Scheme Maximum up to “Three” years or up to 18 years, whichever is earlier other than exceptional circumstances.
328 children benefited till date.
After Care is a programme for children without family or other support those leave institutional care after attaining the age of 18 years to sustain themselves during the transition from institutional to independent life. Financial assistance of Rs. 2000 per month is given to facilitate the child reintegration into the mainstream of the society.
207 children benefited till date.