Families of Joy Foundation offers a whole gamut of services addressing the end to end needs of stakeholders across the adoption ecosystem, as follows:Counselling
We offer counselling on Adoption that includes guidance on Pre-Adoption and Post-Adoption matters. As part of counselling we offer guidance on adoption procedure, latest CARA guidelines, tips for optimizing wait list, perspective on availability of children across the States and details about Immediate Placement Category with zero wait at CARA.
Our Counselling Sessions are available over Phone as well as In -Person, and can be booked online. We also conduct special counselling camps across cities in India. More details on Counselling are available here.
Workshops and Events
We conduct workshops and events in colleges, workplace and communities to sensitize public at large around adoption, initiate dialogue with diverse stakeholders across the adoption life cycle such CARA, WCD Ministry, CARA, Agencies, Parents, Educators, Lawyers, Doctors etc. Write us an mail at [email protected] to organize en event at your location.
We shall coordinate with the proposed speakers / panelists for you to hear all about adoption in a single event.
Referrals to Adoptive Families
We maintain a National Registry of Adoptive Parents across India and linked with several groups of families seeking to adopt. So whether it is to seek a reference of a family in adoption, or to meet other Prospective Parents at a similar juncture like your in the journey of adoption, we can connect with you like minded communities.
Once your adoption is completed, we urge you too to sign up for the National Adoptive Parents' Registry so that many more families of joy can benefit from your insights and experience.
We publish Quarterly Statistics on adoption highlighting availability of children across states, age profile of children available for adoption, no of children per agency and adoption trends across quarters.
You can rely on our latest updates in deciding which State to adopt from, what age of children can you adopt and how to optimize your wait time. Follow us on Twitter to get to know as and when our quarterly updates are out.
Resources on Adoption
We develop several resources on adoption such as Ready Reckoner for 2017 adoption Guidelines, Adoption Videos, Books, Posters and Greeting Cards.
We also publish a regular Blog related to news, events and trends on adoption offering you a unique insight into the latest happening in Adoption field in India.