News

The Children’s Aid Society of Toronto (CAS of Toronto) is pleased to announce the appointment of Marlon Merraro as the Chair of our Board of Directors. We thank previous Board Chair Margot Trevelyan who completed her 2-year term on June 17, 2021,…
Today we are learning about another discovery of unmarked graves of Indigenous people linked to the Canadian residential school system, impacting members of the Ktunaxa First Nation in BC. While some of us may be shocked, this comes as no surprise…
Leaders of the Cowessess First Nation in Saskatchewan, revealed details of the discovery of 751 unmarked graves that many believe are the remains of Indigenous children. The discovery on the site of the former Marieval Indian Residential School…
(June 17, 2021) Toronto – Today, the Children’s Aid Society of Toronto (CAS of Toronto) released its 2020–2021 Annual Report entitled, Focus. The report showcases CAS of Toronto’s commitment in a powerful way of focusing this past year on…
As we kick of PRIDE Month 2021, watch this short video from Farrell Hall, Director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion at CAS Toronto as he shares what PRIDE means to our Agency, our community and the children, youth and families who we serve.
At this point we’ve all heard the devastating news that the remains of 215 children were recently found at a former Kamloops, B.C. residential school. The discovery of the remains of Indigenous children is incredibly distressing and a sobering…
As the pandemic persists, we know it continues to have a dramatic effect on young people’s mental health, particularly impacting children and youth from vulnerable communities and underserved populations. According to Canada’s Children’s Hospital…
Today, marks Children and Youth in Care Day in Ontario. This day was first proclaimed into law in 2012, and it serves as an opportunity to raise awareness within and beyond the child welfare sector about the many positive contributions current and…
As the pandemic persists and Ontario remains in lockdown, we are strongly encouraging primary caregivers to plan ahead in case COVID-19 requires them to seek hosptialization and/or impedes their ability to care for their children or youth. By…
(April 22, 2021) Toronto – On International Earth Day, the Children’s Aid Society of Toronto (CAS Toronto) is excited to announce that its Isabella Street building has received certification as a Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) Best…