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Trans Parent 101

October 12, 2017

Everything you wanted to know about parenting trans and nonbinary kids but were afraid to ask! On November 22 at 7pm -8:30pm in DCAFS Mult-Purpose Roomm at 655 Riddell Road Orangeville All are welcome. Call or email to RSVP  to Tina Pryce at 519-941-1530 ext 235 or tina.pryce@dcafs.on.ca  Snacks will be provided.

October 24 is Dress Purple Day

October 2, 2017

On October 24, 2017 schools across the province will dress purple and speak up about the rights of children to safety and well-being, and about how it takes a village to keep kids safe. DRESS PURPLE DAY Classroom Resources are intended to support teachers to engage with their students in conversations about safety and well-being, helping adults in

Headwaters Family Visit Centre Seeking On Site Volunteers

September 7, 2017

Currently we are seeking volunteers for the following position: Headwaters Family Visit Centre On Site Volunteer Families with this program are involved in high-conflict custody and access disputes in Family Court. This position involves supervising access visits and exchanges between parent(s) and children and completing observation notes of these visits.  This position may be of

ABA Site Location Change

August 1, 2017

We are excited to announce the opening of a new facility providing Ontario Autism Program (OAP) services – formerly known as IBI/ABA services in Orangeville, beginning August 1. This site, located at 224 Centennial Rd. (Units 8-11) in the plaza at the corner of Riddell Road and Centennial Road, will replace our existing site at

Letter to Parents with Children and Youth with Autism from Minister Coteau

June 26, 2017

June 26, 2017 Dear parents, families and caregivers in our autism community: Earlier this month, I had the pleasure of announcing a sweeping transformation to how this province provides services and supports for children and youth with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) through the new Ontario Autism Program (OAP). This transformation will make Ontario a leader