Empowering Youth Leaving Care at 18
This paper describes our learnings from providing Aftercare services to over 300 Care Leavers.
Does DI Serve Best Interests
A study of the ground realities of restoration of Children in Need of Care and Protection in India.
The Paradox of Diminishing Numbers
A study on the possible causes of diminishing Adoption numbers in India, and proposed solutions.
Executive Summary | White Paper | Institutional Care for Vulnerable Children
This is the summary of the paper that explores the existing scenario with respect to care and protection of vulnerable children and recommends ways in which better support can be provided to the huge population of children in difficult circumstances in India.
White Paper | Institutional Care for Vulnerable Children
This paper explores the existing scenario with respect to care and protection of vulnerable children and recommends ways in which better support can be provided to the huge population of children in difficult circumstances in India.
Emerging Issues of Child Protection and Care - Impact of the COVID-19 crisis | July 2020
Voices from the Ground- Role of CCIs in Care and Protection of Vulnerable Children | August 2020
Voices from the Ground II: Initiatives of Child Protection Authorities in the Pandemic | September 2020
Adoption – The Experience & Process | November 2020
Institutional Care for Vulnerable Children - The Law, Present Scenario, and Way Ahead | March 2021
Master Class - Enabling Children’s Right to Participation Through Children’s Committee in CCIs | November 2020
Master Class - “Ensuring Safe Restoration of Children in Institutional Care” | February 2021
Master Class - Best Practices for Safety of Children in a Child Care Institution | Master Class | March 2021
Journey towards a Safe Childhood – Best Practices of Care and Protection of Vulnerable Children | February 2021
Policies & SOPS
Adoption Regulation 2017
The Adoption Regulations 2017 have been framed keeping in mind the issues and challenges faced by CARA and other stake holders including the Adoption Agencies & Prospective Adoptive Parents (PAPs). This will further strengthen adoption program in the country by streamlining the adoption process. Transparency, early de-institutionalization of children informed choice for the parents, ethical practices and strictly defined timelines in the adoption process are the salient aspects of the Adoption Regulations.