Siblings need you. Older children need you.

Children and youth with exceptional needs need you.


If you are interested in growing your family through public adoption and meet all of the following criteria…

  • Minimum 18 years of age;
  • Resident of Ottawa Region;
  • Canadian Citizen or Permanent Resident;
  • Applicants must not be actively pursuing fertility treatments;
  • Applicants must not be actively pursuing pregnancy;
  • No verified incidents of child abuse; and,
  • No criminal charges pending or significant criminal background. 


    Important Note: Anyone interested in adoption needs to be prepared to engage in the adoption home study and training process. For couples applying, both partners require to be fully committed to pursuing adoption and in a stable relationship.

…We invite you to join one of our information sessions to learn more about child welfare/public adoption.


Upcoming Information Sessions:

  • Tuesday, July 6, 2021 from 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM via Microsoft Teams
  • Thursday, September 2, 2021 from 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM via Microsoft Teams


To register for an information session please forward the following information to

  • First and last name
  • Telephone #
  • Email address
  • Date of session


Please Note: Spots are limited and are reserved on a first come, first serve basis.

If you experience any difficulties registering online, contact us at (613) 742-1620 ext. 2


Should you require more information prior to registering for an information session, please send your questions to or call us at 613-742-1620 ext. 2