Ontario. Ministry of Children and Youth Services

Private and International Adoption Unit

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Record #: NIA3964 Last Modified: 15 May 2014 Last Full Update: 14 May 2013
Description & Services
DescriptionThe role of this unit includes reviewing proposals for private adoptions in Ontario, reviewing homestudies for international adoptions and facilitating in-province and international adoptions by relatives and non-relatives. 
 
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HoursMon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm
DatesAll year
Areas ServedOntario
EligibilityAll
LanguagesEnglish ; French
Contact Information
Office Phone416-327-4742
Fax416-212-6799
E-MailAdoption.Unit@ontario.ca
Websitewww.children.gov.on.ca/htdocs/English/topics/adoption/index.aspx
Primary ContactIntake Worker, Private and International Adoption
Located In CommunityToronto (City of)
Address & Map
101 Bloor St W, 6th Flr
Toronto, ON M5S 2Z7
 
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IntersectionBloor St W and St Thomas St
Other Details
Service Level(30) Provincial Government
Subjects
SubjectsAdoption ; Children ; Overseas adoption ; Provincial government
Broader TermsAdoption ; Age groups ; Government