If you have any questions regarding eligibility for Latvia hosting, we would be happy to help you complete a free eligibility check prior to formally applying with CAN. Please contact our Program Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
|Age Requirements for Parents|
|Married couples/singles must be at least 27 years old to be eligible to host from Latvia.|
|There must be at least a 15 year age difference between the host child and the oldest parent.|
|One host parent must be a US citizen and reside in the US.|
|Each potential hosting parent must have at least a high school diploma or the equivalent.|
|Host parents must be in good health with no major medical or psychological concerns.|
|Not eligible to host if diagnosed with alcoholism within the last 10 years or have any history of illegal drug/narcotic use or abuse.|
|Not eligible to host if any of the following apply:|
|Current warrants or currently on probation|
|Any use of/arrests for illegal drugs; any felony arrests|
|DUI or DWI charges within the last 5 years, regardless of outcome|
|Any arrest for a violent crime (examples: assault, domestic violence, child abuse/neglect)|
|Families with religious beliefs prohibiting any kind of medical treatment will not be eligible to host.|
*Please note, if your family falls outside of these parameters and you are interested in hosting please contact our Orphan Hosting Team to see if we can find a way to work with your family.