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Purple background with forget me not flowers with text that reads Children and Youth in Care Day #ForgetMeNot
May 14, 2023

Today, on May 14, 2023, the Children’s Aid Society of Toronto (CAST) celebrates Children and Youth in Care Day alongside child welfare agencies across the province. Proclaimed into law with the Children and Youth in Care Day Act, 2014, this event commemorates the valuable contributions that current and former youth in care make to our communities. It also serves as a platform to reduce stigma about young people involved with child welfare and recognize their resilience that we witness every day.

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Pride flag and Children's Aid Society of Toronto Logo
May 11, 2023

The Children’s Aid Society of Toronto stands in solidarity and support of the 2SLGBTQ+ communities everywhere and condemns acts that negatively impact these individuals, including our staff, community members and the children, youth and families that we serve.

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Children's Aid Society of Toronto logo in white on a blue background
April 26, 2023

There are many ways to volunteer with the Children’s Aid Society of Toronto (CAST), including becoming a Volunteer Driver as part of our Children’s Transportation Centre. As we work to recruit further volunteers to join our team, we sat down with Verna, a long-time Volunteer Driver, to learn more about her role and the meaningful impact it allows her to make. 

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CAST white logo on purple background
April 13, 2023

The Children’s Aid Society of Toronto is currently seeking nominations to its Board of Directors for the 2023-2026 term. Applicants should have a passion for child welfare, and a strong desire to support CAST’s vision of a city where children are safe, families are strong and communities are supported.

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