If you have concerns about a child please call 705.743.9751 or 1.800.661.2843

Kawartha Haliburton CAS

Community Partners

Community Partners

At the Kawartha-Haliburton Children’s Aid Society, we fundamentally believe that the protection and well-being of children and youth is a shared responsibility with the community.


Indigenous Services

Indigenous Services

Legislative and child welfare standards governing Ontario’s children’s aid societies acknowledge the importance of community, heritage, and cultural ties for Indigenous children. First Nations communities in Ontario have long worked to re-gain ...

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Francophone

Francophone

It is a responsibility of children’s aid societies to pay special attention to the experiences of the most vulnerable Francophone families and children in Ontario.  Access to French-Language services has been a ...

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Ethno-Culture

Ethno-Culture

Ontario’s children’s aid societies serve communities across the province. As Ontario becomes more diverse, child welfare agencies are interacting with consumers from many different cultural and linguistic backgrounds. In recognition of this, ...

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Addiction

Addiction

Many families involved with the child welfare system deal with parental substance abuse issues.     Research shows that good working relationships and collaborations between child welfare and addiction services are supported through securing ...

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Mental Health Services

Mental Health Services

Research now shows that 1 in 5 Canadians will suffer from a mental illness throughout their lifetime (Government of Canada, 2006). There is prevalence of the co-occurrence of child welfare and parental ...

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Family and Children’s Services

Family and Children’s Services

The Kawartha-Haliburton Children’s Aid Society is one of many service providers that act as a safety net to families and children in our communities. Community services are in place to help children ...

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Supports for Children with Special Needs

Supports for Children with Special Needs

The Kawartha-Haliburton Children’s Aid Society works closely with several agencies who provide services to children who may need specialized services to reach their full potential. Boys and Girls Club of Kawartha Lakes ...

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Violence against Women/Domestic Violence

Violence against Women/Domestic Violence

Approximately 1 in 5 referrals to the Kawartha-Haliburton Children’s Aid Society are related to the violence against women and domestic violence concerns. With respect to violence against women, there is a significant ...

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Youth Justice

Youth Justice

The goal of the Ontario youth justice system is to help youth 12 to 17 in trouble with the law to contribute to the community and succeed. The Kawartha-Haliburton Children’s Aid Society ...

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Updates from Kawartha Haliburton CAS

PALS Attachment and Related Trauma - Nov 6 2018

PALS Network Presents: Attachment and Related Trauma - Tuesday, Nov 6

Join us for a PALS Network session on Attachment and Related Trauma – Tuesday, November 6 from 6pm to 8pm at Highland Shores Children’s Aid, 363 Dundas Street West, Belleville. Learn ...

Graphic promoting Dress Purple Day on October 24 2018

Dress Purple Day on October 24 for Kids' Rights - October 17, 2018

On Wednesday, October 24, 2018, communities across Ontario will DRESS PURPLE to show their commitment to children’s rights to safety and well-being.  On Dress Purple Day we acknowledge that it takes a village ...

PALS Attachment and Related Trauma Oct 2 2018

PALS Network presents: Attachment and Related Trauma - Tuesday, October 2

Join us for a PALS Network session on Attachment and Related Trauma – Tuesday, October 2 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm at Edmison Heights Public School, 1100 Royal Drive, Peterborough. Learn about: ...

Orange Shirt Day

Orange Shirt Day - October 1, 2018

  KHCAS will be honouring Orange Shirt Day on Monday, October 1. Orange Shirt Day is an opportunity for First Nations, local governments and organizations, schools and communities to come together in ...

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