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Halton CAS Statement on HCDSB Decision to NOT Raise the Pride Flag in June

As the local agency mandated to protect children and youth in Halton Region, the Halton Children’s Aid Society (Halton CAS) is committed to diversity, equity and inclusion for our staff, volunteers, Board of Directors, resource providers, clients and our Halton communities. The Halton CAS is very disappointed by the decision of the Halton Catholic District […]

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A Message from the Halton Children’s Aid Society’s Leadership Team on Anti-Asian Racism

On March 16, 2021, the world witnessed another act of racial violence, this time targeting the Asian community in Atlanta, Georgia. A shooting left eight people dead, six of whom were Asian women. The Halton Children’s Aid Society denounces these violent acts as well as their racist and misogynistic underpinnings. These continued acts of violence […]

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Child Welfare Redesign Strategy Announcement from Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services

Today, the Honourable Jill Dunlop, Associate Minister of Children and Women’s Issues, announced the government’s strategy to Redesign the Child Welfare System (CW Redesign) by focusing directly on the needs of children and youth and creating solid foundations to support strong families. This is a result of over a year of Ministry engagement with youth, families/caregivers, Indigenous […]

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A Message from the Halton Children’s Aid Society’s Leadership Team

The relentless acts of violence and disrespect inflicted upon Black people are compounded by centuries of physical, social, and psychological anti-Black racism that has been normalized in our white supremacist society. As a Children’s Aid Society, we share in that history. The Halton Children’s Aid Society re-dedicates itself to the development of a Declaration of Equity […]

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Halton Children’s Aid Society is Open for Business in the Halton Community

The Halton Children’s Aid Society (Society) wants our community to know that we are open and continuing to provide child welfare services. Our focus is on keeping children safe within their families and providing support wherever we can. To minimize the risk associated with COVID-19, we are following the guidance of public health authorities. We are […]

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IMPORTANT NOTICE

Children’s Aid Societies and Indigenous Child and Family Well-Being Agencies in Ontario ARE continuing their child protection services. We are NOT closed. Although agencies across the province have modified their business practices to respond to health and safety concerns, their core protection services continue. If any member of the public or professional have a concern about the […]

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Privacy Statement

Part X of the Child, Youth and Family Services Act, 2017 (CYFSA) is the privacy legislation that comes into effect January 1, 2020. Part X regulates personal information and provides rules on collection, use and disclosure of personal information. For more details, please see the Society’s Notice of Information Practices or visit the Information and […]

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2019 Holiday Program

The Children’s Aid Foundation of Halton is the fundraising arm of the Halton Children’s Aid Society. Together, with you, our community Partners in Caring, we assist children, youth and families in need year round. During the holidays, our goal is to brighten the holiday season by providing necessities and gifts to those who have been referred to our Holiday Program. Here is how you […]

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Youth Mentors Needed

The Halton Children’s Aid Society is seeking mature, responsible mentors to act as role models for youth in care. Are you a caring, confident adult with a positive outlook on life? Why not consider sharing your time, skills and laughter with a youth in your community. The mentor’s role is to develop a one-on-one mentorship […]

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Child Welfare Engagement

The Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services (MCCSS) has launched a child welfare engagement process with youth, families, caregivers, frontline workers, child welfare sector leaders and stakeholders to modernize the child welfare system. Their stated goal is to “modernize services to ensure they are better coordinated, focused on prevention and are high-quality, culturally appropriate […]