CARINGS

  • The new simplified “Guidelines Governing Adoption of Children 2015” notified by the Central Government on 17th July 2015 became operational form August 2015.
  • Along with it, the fully revamped IT application for the purpose of adoption of children , CARINGS (Child Adoption Resource Information & Guidance System), has also become operational .

CARINGS

  • Accordingly, Central Adoption Resource Information Guidance System (CARINGS), as an e-governance measure created for the purpose of facilitating adoption of children, has been revamped.
  • CARINGS will facilitate the adoption of maximum number of adoptable children and ensure a smoother adoption process by curbing undue delays.
  • For hassle-free adoption, CARINGS will contain a centralized data bank of adoptable children and PAPs. Clear cut timelines for domestic and inter-country adoption have been laid down to ensure early deinstitutionalization of such children.
  • All District Child Protection Units (DCPUs) will be connected online to CARINGS. DCPUs will be responsible for making newspaper publications of abandoned children and the expenditure, if required, could be incurred under Integrated Child Protection Units (ICPS) Fund. One DCPU member will also be part of the Adoption Committee

Features:

For Parents

  • Now, PAPs in India need not approach adoption agencies for registration. The parents can register online and upload relevant documents to determine their eligibility
  • In cases of inter-country adoption also, all applications are to be accepted online on CARINGS and requisite documents need to be uploaded in the system;
  • Home Study Reports are conducted by the adoption agencies and uploaded online;
  • There will be online referral to the PAPs followed by visit to adoption agencies;

For CARA

  • Both in domestic and in international adoption, Post-adoption follow-up shall be posted online in CARINGS;
  • Real time online report generation facility on periodic basis;
  • All Specialised Adoption Agencies are connected to CARA online for in-country and inter-country adoption;
  • Real-time online information of children available in adoption agencies across the country;
  • District Child Protection Units (DCPUs) are connected in CARINGS for monitoring adoption programme at the district level;
  • More streamlined, very transparent adoption programme.

CARINGS would be instrumental to implement, supervise, monitor and evaluate the child adoption programme in the Country in accordance with Guidelines Governing Adoption of Children, 2015 issued by Government of India.

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