Catholic Children’s Aid Society of Hamilton

Protecting children from neglect and abuse remains our top priority. Providing supports to families trying to meet the needs of their children, despite many personal and economic hardships, is an ongoing challenge for staff and volunteers. Meeting the many and varied needs of children in care is foremost in the minds of foster and adoptive parents. Many of our family services flourish because of the added contribution of caring volunteers.

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Minister for Child and Youth Services Visits the Catholic Children's Aid Society of Hamilton

On Thursday, February 9, 2017 the Honourable Michael Coteau, Minister for Children and Youth Services, paid a visit to the Catholic Children’s Aid Society of Hamilton. The purpose for the visit was for the Minister to experience first-hand the workings of a child welfare agency in our region and to talk directly with key stakeholders about what is working in the system and what challenges the system is facing. Minister Coteau met with representative from the Society including the agency’s Executive Director, Rocco Gizzarelli, the Society’s President, John Lewis, Bishop Douglas Crosby, Bishop of Hamilton, as well as staff and resource parents. ...

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Catholic Children's Aid Society of Hamilton Celebrates Black History Month

Black History Month (BHM) was formally recognized by the government of Canada in December 1995, and for many years, staff at the agency have come together in celebration organizing various events and activities for both children in care, as well as staff members.  With the recent establishment of our African-Canadian Employee Resource Group in August 2016, they have taken on the task of organizing this year’s BHM activities to focus on the One vision One Voice provincial project.  The project, which was funded by both the Ministry of Child and Youth Serves in partnership with the Ontario Association of Children’s ...

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CCASH Winter Newsletter - Brighter Futures

  Please click on the link below to see a copy of the newly designed CCASH Newsletter “Brighter Futures”. In this edition you will find a loving Adoption testimonial, a story about school kids going Going Purple and how our community comes together to spread the Christmas Spirit. Please enjoy. CCASH Winter Newsletter

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Are the children and youth in your community safe?

During Child Abuse Prevention Month the Ontario Association of Children’s Aid Societies and its member agencies are urging you to reflect on your role in supporting the safety and well-being of children and youth in your community.