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Class Action Lawsuit on Behalf of Crown Wards

Were you a Crown ward at any time from the period January 1, 1966 until March 30, 2017? If so, you may be a class member in the class action lawsuit, which has now been certified by the court. READ MORE

Sixties Scoop

Between 1965 and 1984, thousands of Indigenous children were removed from their homes and placed with non-Indigenous families. Those affected lost all contact with their children and families. They also lost critical...

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Employee Record Checks

CCAS programs and services are designed to meet the needs of the Catholic families and children living in Toronto. If you are a part of the community that we serve and if your employer requires of you to submit a Child...

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Performance Indicators

Child Welfare Performance Indicators: Improving transparency and services to children, youth and families

The performance indicators (PI’s) project is a province-wide initiative designed to help Children’s Aid...

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Health Services

Knowledgeable, Responsive and Supportive Care 
CCAS Health Specialists play a vital role in promoting the health, well being and safety of infants and young children. They are qualified health...

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Disclosure Services

When responding to disclosure requests, we consider both confidentiality policies and a client's right to access personal information.

Current Children and Youth in Care:

  • Our staff ensure that...
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Emergency Grants

A great number of our cases involve families living in poverty, which can have a devastating effect on a parent’s ability to manage and provide appropriate care for their children. Too often, it’s the...

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Special Needs Services

Specialized care and approach that fosters a sense of belonging

The CCAS Special Needs Team is committed to providing a quality of care to children and youth with special needs that values inclusion, belonging, and...

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Related Links

Links to Community Partners

CCAS believes in the value of partnership. We work with many community organizations to provide social services that protect children and strengthen family life. Here is a...

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Pape Adolescent Resource Centre

The Pape Adolescent Resource Centre, (PARC) is a preparation for independence program serving youth in care and former youth in care of the Children’s Aid Society of Toronto, (CAST), the Catholic Children’s Aid Society,...

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Child Access

Each Saturday, CCAS operates child access programs for children and families who receive service from our offices. The Child Access Program gives children in care and their families a safe and supportive environment to...

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Immigration Program Services

Effective advocacy makes all the difference
CCAS services are constantly adapting to meet the changing needs of our service recipients. As the city of Toronto continues to become increasingly diverse,...

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Education Advocacy & Scholarships

Advocating for Academic Success
  • Education breaks the cycle of poverty and empowers children to achieve their hopes and dreams. Our workers create education plans for high-risk children and work with...
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Independent Living Assistance

CCAS Child and Youth Services staff provide a range of critical services and supports to help youth transition from CCAS care to independent living. Our supportive services include: 
  • Individual support...
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Family Group Conferencing

What is a Family Group Conference (FGC)?

  • Family group conferencing brings your family members, friends, and others who care about you and your child(ren) together to plan for the safety and well-being of your...
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Accountability

In 2010, the Ontario Government issued two directives for all Broader Public Sector (BPS) organizations — a Procurement Directive and an Expenses Directive. BPS organizations are publicly funded organizations that...

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Website & Privacy Policy

Website Privacy Policy & Terms Of Use

Thank you for visiting the Catholic Children's Aid Society of Toronto's (CCAS) website. This website provides users the opportunity to learn about and contribute to the...

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Pastoral Support

CCAS's Pastoral Consultant supports the Catholic Children’s Aid Society’s mission by providing spiritual support that draws on the resources of our Catholic Faith. The Consultant provides short-term...
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Accessibility Feedback & Policy

Download our Accessibility For Ontarians With Disability Policy (PDF)

Your feedback is important to us. By answering the following questions, you will help the Society to better
assist you in accessing our services.
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Who We Are

Protecting children and strengthening families

The Catholic Children’s Aid Society of Toronto (CCAS) has been protecting children from physical, emotional, sexual abuse and neglect for more than 110 years. Mandated...

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What We Do

Protecting our Children

CCAS programs and services are designed to meet the needs of the Catholic families and children living in Toronto. We are mandated by the Child and Family Services Act of Ontario to investigate...

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History, Mission & Values

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Leadership

CCAS Leadership

Senior Management Team:

Janice Robinson, M.S.W.,
Executive Director

Mary Juric, M.S.W., R.S.W.,
Director of Service

Sunil Ghai,
Director of Finance, Administration and I.T.

Renu Manocha, CHRL,... READ MORE

Annual Report

View or download our annual reports.

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Policies & Practices

Website & Privacy Policy
Accessibility For Ontarians With Disability Policy (PDF)

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Research & Best Practices

CCAS employs a variety of research and evaluating methods in delivering and developing quality services for children and families. Our Quality Assurance Department is committed to participating in and facilitating...

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Complaints & Resolutions

Concerns and Complaints

At CCAS, we are committed to offering the best possible services to the children and families we serve. If you have a concern about the services you have sought or received from...

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Hope For Children

The Hope For Children Fund

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