Adoption Process

Steps to become an Adoptive Parent

  1. Before contacting us, please reach out the Adoption Council of Ontario to explore what adopting in Ontario means, what options are available to you in this journey and considerations that must exist to adopt from the child welfare system.
  2. After this initial educational process, if your interests meet the needs as explained, we invite you to contact us at [email protected] or at 613-747-7800 (and follow the prompts) to register for an information session.


Group Information Sessions

Note: Our Group Information Sessions will take place online until further notice 

Upcoming Group Information Sessions:  

  • Thursday, June 15, 2023 from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm online via Microsoft Teams (English)

Information sessions in French are available upon request.


To register for an information session, please forward the following information to [email protected]

  • First and last name (if a couple, both names are required)
  • Telephone Number
  • Email address
  • Please confirm that you reside in the Ottawa region
  • Date of English session OR request of French session


Please Note:

  1.      If a couple, both individuals must attend a session together.
  2.      By registering, you are providing consent to enter the aforementioned information into our database.
  3.      Spots are limited and are reserved on a first come, first serve basis.

If you experience any difficulties registering online, please contact us at 613-747-7800 (and follow the prompts).