Quarterly Statistics – March 2021
As of March 2021, based on data in CARINGS, a Total of 2253 children are legally available for adoption. Of these, there are 169 healthy children below 2 years of age, 570 healthy children above 2 years of age, 178 children are sibling-sets and 1336 children are categorized as those with a special need.
A subset of these children are available under Immediate Placement category, that is without any wait for referral required.
A detailed break up of these children across age groups, States and categories is as shown below. Please click on the pictures to open the magnified image in a New Tab.
CAUTION: Please note that this data is based on information sourced from CARINGS database, over a period of time in March 2021. While the overall trend will persist, the actual number of children available as on a given date may vary. Parents registered with CARA are advised to login to CARINGS to see an exact updated figure on a day-to-day basis. This data is provided purely for guidance on broad availability of children. FoJ does not assume any responsibility for decisions that parents may take, based on this data. Please consult CARA, Social Worker or a certified Adoption Counsellor before making decisions regarding your preferences or options in CARINGS.