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

Supporting Children and Youth Involved with the Kawartha Haliburton Children's Aid Society

Youth Living Independently

Every year the Foundation is committed to providing  gift cards to youths aged 16 – 25 transitioning from Foster Care to living on their own.

It is often a struggle for thesThree teenage girls stand on a pier, wrapping their arms around each other's shoulders and laughing.e youth, and without supports many end up on the streets.  The KHCAS social workers remain in contact with the youth to ensure that they receive essential services and guidance as they learn to live on their own.  In addition, three times a year the Foundation provides an allotment of gift cards to assist with groceries, clothing and  personal hygiene products.

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Updates from Kawartha-Haliburton Children's Foundation

In partnership with the Community Foundation of Greater Peterborough, we are pleased to announce the creation of the Kawartha-Haliburton Children’s Fund

Kawartha-Haliburton Children’s Foundation Launches Fund in partnership with the Community Foundation Wednesday, May 4, Peterborough The Community Foundation of Greater Peterborough is pleased to ...

Seeking New Board Members

The Kawartha-Haliburton Children’s Foundation is Seeking New Board Members: Are you looking for a way to make a difference by supporting in-need children, youth ...

2021 Santa's Sleigh was a success!

Press Release: 2021 Santa’s Sleigh was a Success! Thank you for Helping to Put a Smile on a Child’s Face this Holiday Season! Peterborough, ...

Meet our new Executive Director - Carrie Truman

Carrie joined the Kawartha-Haliburton Children’s Foundation in November 2021 in the full-time role of Executive Director. Carrie is a senior marketing and communications professional. ...