On behalf of everyone at the Catholic Children’s Aid Society of Hamilton, we wish you a very Merry Christmas! May the season bring you joy, peace, and happiness. Our offices are closed on December 24 at noon, and will reopen on December 27 at 8:30 am. For child welfare emergencies, our after hours number will be answered throughout the holiday period, 24/7, at 905-522-8053.
OUR 2018 CHRISTMAS HAMPER PROGRAM IS COMING TO A CLOSE. We are delighted to announce that the community rallied around our families and independent youth, providing 540 Hampers! Thank you to everyone who contributed Hampers, gift cards, toys, labour, and goodwill for our Hamper Program.
Our Christmas Hamper program is in full swing! Every year, we ask the families and youth in our care what they both need and want at Christmastime. We then match them with an individual or group from the community who puts together a Christmas Hamper just for them. Our clients benefit greatly from the gifts they receive, and they also appreciate the love and compassion that goes into each Hamper. Please consider putting together a Hamper, or contributing toys and …Read More
Our Serendipity Auction happens this evening, at Carmen’s Banquet Centre. Doors open at 6:00 pm. bidding starts at 6:30 pm. The weather forecast calls for snow this evening, so please drive carefully. For more event details, click here.
Don’t miss a great opportunity to start your Christmas shopping AND to support children, youth and families in Hamilton! The Serendipity Auction takes place on Thursday, November 15, and it’s not too late to get a ticket. Check out the event page for details, and to see just 3 of the amazing items that are available for bidding.
The November edition of Brighter Futures is now available on our Recent Publications webpage at http://www.hamiltonccas.on.ca/info-and-events/recent-publications/. The French version will be available shortly. If you would like to receive this newsletter in your inbox, please click on this link and you will be taken to a sign-up page. We always welcome feedback and input into our newsletter. Please contact Jennifer Kaye, Communications Coordinator, with any comments.
Our Executive Director, Rocco Gizzarelli, shared his thoughts on the occasion of our 65th anniversary in today’s Hamilton Spectator. Click here to read the whole article.