To Foster is to Share Heart and Home with a Child


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What's New?

Employment Opportunity:

The Newfoundland and Labrador Foster Families Association is currently accepting applications for the position of:

                                  Administrative/Financial Assistant


The Newfoundland and Labrador Foster Families Association speaks as a collective voice for foster families throughout the province. It works in partnership with other stakeholders to meet the needs of foster families and to enhance the care and support provided to children in care and their families. The Association has shared responsibilities in the areas of Education, Recruitment, Retention/Support and Advocacy. It is committed to the values of collaboration, partnership, relationship building, open communication and consensus decision making.

Please see the job ad in its entirety here.






January 2018:

Thank you to those that participated in the consultations for the Legislation Review of the Children and Youth Care and Protection Act completed in the Fall 2016 by the Department of Children, Seniors and Social Development.

The report below is a compliation of the results of the consultations. 

http://www.cssd.gov.nl.ca/publications/pdf/What_We_Heard.pdf 





Change in Department Name:


The responsibilities of the former Department of Child, Youth and Family Services and the former Department of Seniors, Wellness and Social Development were combined into the new Department of Children, Seniors and Social Development. This change was announced on August 17, 2016. 

Further information can be obtained by accesing the Deparment website at http://www.cssd.gov.nl.ca