Adopting a Child

Adoptive Parents with Child

Navigating the Adoption Process

The Children’s Aid Society offers adoption services to families throughout the District of Thunder Bay including:

  • Providing support and services to birth parents who are considering choosing adoption for their child
  • Finding permanent homes for children in loving nurturing families
  • Training and providing services for people interested in adopting a child
  • Providing support to adoptive parents once a child is placed in their home
  • Providing non-identifying disclosure services for adoptees and birth relatives seeking information on a previous adoption

The Agency also provides Adoption Disclosure services for those adoptees, birth parents, birth siblings or birth grandparents wishing non-identifying information. The Agency can also assist with registration to the Adoption Disclosure Register which can assist with searches to contact a birth relative.