Company: 
Latvian Foster Family Association
Membership type: 
Corporate
Sub category: 
Public Sector and Not-For-Profit
Industry/Sector: 
Non-profit Institutions
Contact person: 
Ilze Golvere
Phone: 
+371 26004103
Address: 
Pērnavas iela 62, Rīga, LV-1009

Latvian Foster Family Association  mission is to support families that raise children who have been left without the care of their biological parents.

 GOALS AND ACTIVITIES
In order to achieve its mission, the Latvian Foster Family Association has set the following goals:

•    To promote the social inclusion of children and youth under the care of foster parents and guardians
•    To provide assistance to foster families and guardians (financial and in-kind support to foster families, including food and clothing).
•    To serve as a platform for the exchange of experience and knowledge among its members and partners
•    To promote cooperation with the state and regional authorities, NGOs and the private sector in raising awareness about alternative child care, and to achieve a positive change in family policy
•   To raise awareness of the work of foster families and guardians