"Foster family" - a new model of care was held

The foster family institution, being one of the widespread examples of the child care system in the world, envisages the provision of children in state institutions to foster families to live in a family environment and thereby create conditions for their development.

 According to the Decree of President Ilham Aliyev dated February 15, 2022, state policy, regulation and state control in the field of foster families will be implemented by the Ministry of Labor and Social Protection of the Population from November 1 this year.

 At the meeting held in the Ministry on this subject, Deputy Minister of Labor and Social Protection of the Population Vusal Nasirli gave information on the process of institutionalization and reintegration of children deprived of parental care, as well as the mechanisms to be applied in connection with the prevention of their falling into institutions and the preparation of individual development plans for children in institutions.  The importance of educating the population, as well as propaganda through the media, was emphasized for the purpose of forming modern, transparent management and public opinion in the field of foster family.

 All this will allow the formation of modern and flexible, transparent management and services in the mentioned field.

 It should be noted that the foster family institute, being one of the widespread examples of the child care system in the world, envisages the provision of children in state institutions to foster families to live in a family environment and thereby create conditions for their development.