Children and families

Adoption, child care, parenting, guardianship, foster and kinship care, and other family supports.


Find out about adoption processes and statistics, and access adoption records and other post-adoption services.

Funding, supports and services for Alberta parents and families, and child care programs and educators.

How to become a guardian, foster parent or kinship caregiver, and support for caregivers.

Services, supports and resources to protect children and youth from harmful situations.

Child and family services, interventions and support programs, and the Office of the Child and Youth Advocate.

Expands accessible, affordable and high-quality child care to give Alberta families the choice they need.

Parenting supports and tips.