October is Child Abuse Prevention Month

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  MEDIA RELEASE   For Immediate Release September 29, 2014   October is Child Abuse Prevention Month Everyone can help protect children in our community!   Children deserve to grow up in a loving and caring environment, free from fear, harm and violence.  While The Children’s Aid Society has the very important, legal responsibility to keep children safe, we can’t do this alone.  We rely on the help of the public to keep our children safe, by being alert to the signs of abuse and neglect and making the call ... Read More

Thank you to Procter & Gamble of Brantford

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September 10, 2014 - Thank you to Procter & Gamble of Brantford for their generous donation of $5,000 toward our Endowment/Youth Education Fund! A small group of their staff fundraised for two great causes this past year: our Endowment/Youth Education Fund and the SPCA. We are so grateful for their continued support of our youth. Pictured here is Tiffany Berrisford of P&G presenting the donation to Janice Robinson, Executive Director of the Children’s Aid Society. Read More

Beautiful Donation of Hand Made Quilts

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The Kosy Kwilters have graciously donated eight beautiful handmade quilts that will be given to children that have been adopted through the agency to take to their forever home.  Pictured here in the photo is Erma Dedeyne.     Read More

CAS shines light on operations

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By Monte Sonnenberg, Simcoe Reformer Monday, May 26, 2014 5:57:26 EDT PM About 70 people gathered at Children’s Aid Society headquarters in Townsend May 14 to mark the first official Children & Youth In Care Day in Ontario. Among them were, from left, Shari Gardener, an executive assistant and head of public relations for CAS in Haldimand and Norfolk, Virginia McArthur, a CAS Youth In Motion ambassador and Janice Robinson, executive director of the local CAS. (MONTE SONNENBERG Simcoe Reformer)   TOWNSEND - Privacy is essential to ... Read More

National Volunteer Week – April 6-12, 2014

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Thank you to our Volunteers! The CAS of Haldimand and Norfolk is celebrating volunteers in child welfare this month. Our volunteers play an important role by sharing their time and talents to enrich the lives of our children, youth and families. You can contribute to a wide range of services, including: acting as a mentor, tutor or special friend, driving, assisting at special events or with administrative tasks. Please contact Brenda Hunt at 1-888-227-5437, ext. 298 for more information. Read More