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Sad News

August 13, 2020

Our flag is at half-mast this week as we mourn the unexpected passing of one of our valued team members.  Brenda Emery was a member of our iCAN team, and worked in partnership with licensed child care centres to support children with additional needs.  Brenda had been with DCAFS for two years, however is well

COVID-19 Update

March 30, 2020

DCAFS continues to support our community. Our team of trained professionals are here for you 24/7. During COVID-19 we want you to know we are still here for you! Starting March 30, we have a roster of mental health and parenting support staff available to you by phone, 24 hours a day, 7 days a

Foster Parents Urgently Needed! Share Your Care…Foster!

October 13, 2019

Who are Foster Parents? Single adults or couples, experienced parents, and those still learning along the way People of diverse cultural, religious, and ethnic backgrounds including same sex couples and people from the LGBTQ community Stay at home adults or people who work outside of their home People who are caring, flexible, reliable and committed

Update from the Ontario Autism Program Advisory Panel Co-Chairs

October 8, 2019

We believe all Ontarians stand with the families of children and youth on the autism spectrum and their right to receive the highest quality care and treatment. In spring 2019, the Ontario government engaged in a province-wide public consultation process and appointed a new 20-member Ontario Autism Program Advisory Panel. This Panel, which we co-chaired,