Statement Regarding Potential Phone Scam
York Region Children's Aid Society's phone number is possibly being used fraudulently by scammers who may be disguising their calls
to appear it is coming from a local or familiar number in order to trick people into answering the phone and trusting the caller.
Please be aware that York Region Children's Aid Society will never contact you requesting financial information,
such as your social insurance number, financial institution, credit card number, bank account number, or passport number.
To identify legitimate communications from York Region Children's Aid Society, please call us back at
our telephone number 905-895-2318 and ask for the name of staff member who contacted you.
To learn more about these types of frauds and how to protect yourself please visit the Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre: