Catholic Social Services

Foster Care Program


Description
COVID-19 UPDATE: Intakes ongoing. Offering limited in-person services. Offering services by phone, e-mail, and / or video. Visit website for more information. Recruits, trains, and provides support services to foster parents.

Service offers:

  • information, recruitment, training, and support services to foster parents who are selected to care for children and youth in need of protection and nurturing
Affiliation: Funded by Child and Family Services Authority (CFSA) Region 6.Key Provider: placement co-ordinators
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • families or individuals interested in becoming foster parents
Application Process
Service Access: By Appointment, To access service:
  • contact to book an appointment
Potential foster families are required to complete:
  • a Criminal Record Check (required for all persons 12 years and older residing in the home)
  • a Children’s Services Intervention Record Check
  • an Emergency First Aid course
  • a medical with their physician
  • a safety inspection of the home
Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
780-471-1122
Fax
780-479-2579
Web Site
http://www.cssalberta.ca
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: Yes,

Clients are responsible for Criminal Record Check and Emergency First Aid course fees.

Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: N/A - Other disabled access: N/A -
Legal Status
Registered Charity / Foundation, Registered Not-For-Profit
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
November 22, 2016
Address
10320 146 Street NW
Edmonton, AB, T5N 3A2
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Tue
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Wed
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Thu
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Fri
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM