CARA- Central Adoption Resource Authority

What's New

Upcoming Events

  • Interactive Session #MyStory - Experience of Adoptive Parents and Adoptees - 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM on 24-11-2020
  • Facebook- Live Q & A Session 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM on 25-11-2020
  • Web Lecture Series on Mental Health Preparedness for Adoption, Co- Chaired by Dr. Rajesh Sagar, Professor, Department of Psychiatry, AIIMS, New Delhi and Dr. Nilima Mehta, Visiting Professor, TISS, Mumbai, 11:00AM to 1:00 PM on 27-11-2020.
  • Webinar on Adoption of Divyang & Older Children Chaired by Sh. Ram Mohan Mishra, Secretary, Ministry of Women & Child Development, Government of India
Guidelines
  • Process Related to Adoptable Children

    Adoption means a legal process that allows someone to become the parent of a child, even though the parent and child are not related by blood. But in every other way, adoptive parents are the child's parents Read More >>

  • Procedure for
    Adoption

    Every resident Indian Prospective Adoptive Parent (PAP), who intends to adopt a child, shall register online in Child Adoption Resource Information and Guidance System by filling up the application form as provided in Schedule-5 and uploading the relevant documentsread Read More >>

  • Role of
    Agencies & Authorities

    Various recognised agencies and authorities have been assigned roles to facilitate adoption process as per Guidelines Governing Adoption of Children-2015 Read More >>

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