We are now officially using CPIN (Child Protection Information Network), an integrated information management system that all Children’s Aid Societies in Ontario will be using by 2021. It will make it easier and faster for CASs to work together to keep kids safe. We’ve been preparing for over a year for today, and we are ready! As our staff make the switch to this new system over the next couple of weeks, please have patience with us if our response …Read More
This event, organized by the Adoption Council of Ontario, is a great learning opportunity for anyone interested in or involved with adoption. The following day is the Spring Adoption Resource Exchange for AdoptReady families.
It was inspiring to see all the photos on social media yesterday showing solidarity for those affected by the tragedy in Humboldt. Some of our staff wore their #JerseysForHumboldt yesterday, and all of us kept the families in our thoughts.
You probably haven’t heard of CPIN, but in the child welfare sector in Ontario, it’s a big deal. The Child Protection Information Network is an integrated information management system that all Children’s Aid Societies in Ontario will be using by 2021. It will make it easier and faster for CASs to work together to keep kids safe. Our launch date is this Monday, April 16. We have been preparing for over a year for this date, and with only 6 …Read More
Every year, just before the Easter weekend, we take time to recognize the service of our staff. Our social workers do hard work in our community to help children be safe and thrive and to empower families. Other staff support this work in ways that are often unseen but are no less important. We gather on Thursday, March 29 to acknowledge service milestones and to celebrate being together. This quote from Pope Francis perfectly sums up our hopes for all …Read More
We are delighted to announce that Bergmanis Preyra LLP has agreed to be the Presenting Sponsor again this year for our Peder Larsen Care Beyond Belief Golf Tournament, which will take place on Tuesday, September 11. Please mark your calendar. Bergmanis Preyra LLP and the Preyra Family have been extremely generous in supporting CCASH. All funds raised through the Golf Tournament help to achieve our vision of safe and thriving children and youth, empowered families, and stronger communities. Thank you …Read More
Ontario has just released its 3-year Anti-Racism Plan, called A Better Way Forward. It targets systemic racism in government policies, decisions and programs so that everyone can fulfill their unique potential and fully participate in society. Systemic racism — including anti-Black racism, anti-Indigenous racism, Islamophobia and racisms experienced by other racialized communities — is deeply entrenched into our day-to-day lives and the institutions we rely on for critical public services. It creates a further gap between the privileged and the …Read More