Adoption and Placement

Children are vulnerable and unfortunately the first to suffer the consequences of a crisis, be it humanitarian or family related. These children often need to be rescued and welcomed into families who can protect and support them. Thanks to the services presented below, the Red Cross provides local and foreign children with a safe and stable environment.




The Adoption service is an intermediary in national and international adoptions. If you plan on adopting a child, the Red Cross guides and helps you throughout the different steps. … find out more

Maison de l’Adoption

img_Maison_Adoption_famille_600pxWhether you are a candidate to adopt, an adoptive parent, an adopted child, or a professional involved in adoption, the Maison de l’Adoption offers to intervene before and after an adoption, and prepares and supports you before, during, and after the adoption of a child. It is also a place of exchange and training for families and professionals. … find out more

Foster Care

The Red Cross’s Foster Care service aims to prepare families which are looking to welcome underage children who cannot live with their families into their homes. They accompany these children through the duration of their placement and play an intermediary role between the original family and the foster family. … find out more

Foster Center Norbert Ensch

The Norbert Ensch house is a foster home for troubled children and teenagers, placed by orders of the Youth Court, which aims to help them reintegrate with their families and society. …find out more  



For more information

The Red Cross of Luxembourg cannot meet all needs, but it has developed a catalog of associations that deal with specific problems not treated by our services.

If none of the services presented here correspond to your need, contact the telephone helpline 2755, or email us at: mailto:info@croix-rouge.luor the Helpline web page.

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