Suicide Prevention Network to announce new Youth Suicide Prevention Plan

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Media Advisory August 18, 2015 Contact: Deb Young, Director of Services, Haldimand – Norfolk R.E.A.C.H Phone: (519) 587-2441 or 1-800-265-8087 ext. 284 Email: Haldimand-Norfolk Suicide Prevention Network to announce new “Youth Suicide Prevention Plan” at Haldimand-Norfolk REACH – Townsend Ontario. Youth friendly phone app and locally based website an important part of the plan. Who: Youth Advisory Group, Suicide Prevention Network members, Haldimand – Norfolk REACH staff What: Press conference, campaign launch, photo opportunity Where: H-N REACH 101 Nanticoke Creek Parkway, Townsend When: Wednesday, Sept. 9th, ... Read More

Thanks to Proctor and Gamble

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Proctor and Gamble made a very generous donation of $5,000 towards Little Dreams, Big Dreams which will help support young people in our area to attend post-secondary education. In the picture along with Bernadette Gallagher, Executive Director at the CAS-HN; is Kim Tyo, Site Manager from Procter and Gamble in Brantford. The funds were raised by 22 of their staff members. The company has been a fantastic donor for many years. Read More

National Aboriginal Day - June 21, 2015

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Media Release As national celebrations are held to mark National Aboriginal Day on June 21, 2015, The Children’s Aid Society of Haldimand and Norfolk would like to recognize the unique heritage, culture, contributions and sacrifices of Aboriginal individuals and communities.  This is a time for Ontario's Child Welfare Sector to reflect on its role during a period in Canadian history when large numbers of Aboriginal children were taken into care, severing the connection between children and their parents, community, and culture over many ... Read More

Supportive Mothering

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Supportive Mothering is a community partnership program between the Children’s Aid Society of Haldimand and Norfolk and Haldimand and Norfolk Women’s Services. This program is designed to support mothers who have experienced abuse in their intimate relationships, perhaps used substance(s) to cope with the violence or have a history of violence in childhood.  In recognition that these conditions need additional education, support and resources to assist mothers to be available and present in their children’s lives in a meaningful and loving manner.” D. ... Read More