BC Ministry of Children and Family Development (MCFD)

General MCFD Client Relations Branch Toll Free Number

1 877 387-7027
Within Greater Victoria, clients and the public can reach MCFD at 250-387-7027

General Responsibilities of the MCFD

  • Child Protection and Family Development
  • Adoption
  • Foster Care
  • Early Childhood Development and Child Care
  • Child and Youth Mental Health
  • Youth Justice and Youth Services
  • Special Needs Children & Youth
  • Adult Community Living Services

The BC Federation of Foster Parent Associations is contracted with MCFD to provide information, service, referral and other services to all foster parents in the Province of BC.  BCFFPA also provides foster parent recruitment services to the Ministry.

MCFD Fostering Web Page

MCFD Reports and Publications

There are numerous papers and reports that the Ministry for Children and Family Development has put out. They can be accessed directly from the MCFD Reports and Publications web site.