The following programs are available as support to children in the areas of adoption, child protection, foster care and youth.
- Adoption - offers programs in domestic adoption, assisted adoption, intercountry adoption and post-adoption
- Child Protection - sometimes a child may be in need of protection when there is abuse and neglect
- Foster Care - a home is provided that will best meet the needs of each child in the care of the ministry
- Youth - provides services to 16 and 17 year old youth when there is no parent willing or able to take responsibility for the young person