Financial Assistance for Foster Families, Homes, Guardians, and Adoptive Parents: How to Participate in the Program

Опубліковано 22 February 2024 року, о 13:03

SOS Children’s Villages provides financial assistance through a charitable program. The organization’s website states this.

The Ministry of Reintegration has had a long-term partnership with SOS Children’s Villages.

Assistance is available to foster families, family-type children’s homes, and guardians (trustees) who have placed children under the age of 18 in 2024.

Targeted charitable assistance is provided in the following regions: Zakarpattia, Ivano-Frankivsk, Lviv, Kyiv, Chernihiv, Chernivtsi, Poltava, Kharkiv, Mykolaiv, Dnipro, Zaporizhzhia, Kherson, Sumy, and Odesa.

The payment for each child is 10,800 UAH, which is paid in three installments over three calendar months.

To apply for the program, applicants must submit their application here.

Families who adopted a child or children in Ukraine between September 1, 2023, and December 31, 2024, may receive financial assistance.

The program is available to applicants who:

  • adopted a child (or children) with a disability,
  • adopted two or more children,
  • internally displaced persons,
  • adopted a child over the age of 5 (at the time of adoption).

In the case of adopting one child, the financial assistance amount is 10,800 UAH. If the child has a disability, the amount increases to 14,400 UAH. The funds will be paid to the applicant in a single payment.

To apply for the program, applicants must submit their application here.

The organization’s website provides additional information.