Foster Care Service

What are the target users for foster care service?

The service provides temporary family care to children who cannot be adequately cared by their families due to various family problems. Children in need can enjoy family life and proper care until they can be restored home or have other long-term care arrangements.

Children will be matched with foster families who provide 24 hours family care. The Target service users are children between newborn and under 18 years of age, normal in health and intelligence or special educational needed, regardless of gender.

Source: Ms. Wan, Social Worker (Foster Care Service), Hong Kong Family Welfare Society