2018-2019 Annual Report

A Letter to the Hamilton Community I am pleased to present you with the 2018-2019 Annual Report for The Children’s Aid Society of Hamilton. The past year has brought significant change and some uncertainty for not only the Society but the child welfare sector as a whole. Early in the year, the agency underwent one…

Ontario Child Advocate’s Office Closes

As of May 1, 2019, the Ontario Child Advocate’s Office is closed. The Ontario Ombudsman’s jurisdiction now includes children’s aid societies, as well as other protection matters under the Child, Youth and Family Services Act. A dedicated Children and Youth Unit has been established for this work. The new unit can answer questions, provide information…

Executive Director Announcement

The Board of Directors for The Children’s Aid Society of Hamilton is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Bryan Shone to the position of Executive Director effective May 13, 2019. Mr. Shone comes to the agency after an extensive career with Peel Children’s Aid Society. Mr. Shone makes this transition with over 22 years…

Care Update E-News

The March issue of the agency’s Care Update E-News is now available. Inside the newsletter you will find an update from the agency’s Interim Executive Director, a feature on the Signs of Safety Framework, an update on the agency’s Truth & Reconciliation Journey, a staff spotlight on the agency’s new Fund Development, Volunteer Engagement &…

Lawyers Feed The Hungry

For the past two years, the lawyers in the Legal Department of The Children’s Aid Society of Hamilton have contributed their time and money to help bring meals to those less fortunate in the community. On March 6, 2019, Treena Watts, Kory Mikalski, Krutika Patil, Ali Mirza and Chris Clark put on their hair nets…