Foster care in Kazakhstan. Conditions, requirements and necessary procedures Printable versionLast update: 19.02.2024
Adoption, guardianship and foster care are types of relations that require specific responsibility and a serious approach. When deciding to take a child for foster care, one should not only be prepared morally and financially, but also legally. In the article, we will consider the main conditions and stages of taking a child under guardianship, custodianship or foster care in Kazakhstan.
First, let's clarify the concepts that characterize the relations between a foster parent and a child. Pursuant to the Code on Marriage and Matrimony , the types of legal relations can be as follows: adoption, guardianship, custodianship or foster care. Let's focus on each type in more detail.
Goals and benefits of foster care
For which children can guardianship, custodianship or foster care be established?
Who can become a foster carer?
Assistance and payments to foster carers
The list of necessary documents and procedures
How to understand what type suits me best or what is the difference between guardianship, custodianship, foster care