Expert: adoptive families with many children should be closely monitored care
MOSCOW, January 13. /TASS/. Foster families must be under steadfast attention of bodies of guardianship, to exclude cases where the parents are driven by the love of money, not the children. This was stated by TASS, commenting on the situation around the seizure of 12 children from a family in Moscow, Director of the Center for development of social projects, member of the Board of the Ministry of education on the protection of rights and legitimate interests of orphans and children left without parental care, Armen Popov.
SK checks on the fact of removal from the family foster children in Moscow
“The situation, when many foster children, you should carefully consider, in the first place, bodies of guardianship and guardianship. We need to monitor what is happening there, and see if there are abuses: “Let’s get more kids, get more benefits and to monitor the number of children in the family we just don’t have time”, – said Popov .
He stressed that a large foster family should not become “orphanage home”. The expert believes that the situation had to be “extraordinary” to the guardianship and custody has decided to withdraw children from the family. In particular, according to him, wary of the fact that the family moved from St. Petersburg to Moscow, where benefits for foster families above.
Popov expressed hope that the work of bodies of guardianship and guardianship will be the most transparent and open when testing this case, and the media will correctly give the information.
Earlier, the press service of the Commissioner for children’s rights Anna Kuznetsova said that from the family in Moscow on the eve seized 12 children, among them are HIV positive, they are in the hospital, “they are given necessary help”. The Ombudsman confirmed that the basis for removal of children was the discovery of traces of a beating.
Deputy head of the Department of social protection of the population of Moscow Tatyana Barsukova said that only family members who moved in 2014 from St. Petersburg to Moscow, is home to 13 children, 8 foster, 4 adopted and one blood.