COMMUNITY EVENTS & ADVOCACY CAMPAIGNS
Kinship Service Appreciation Week is celebrated during the
last week of September to acknowledge and thank these compassionate and dedicated caregivers and
to raise awareness about kinship and family finding.
Read more about Kinship Services and Family Finding
October is Child Abuse Prevention Month.
Help protect a child from abuse. Listen to what kids say, and if what they say worries you, call us.
24 hours a day | 7 days a week
905.895.2318 | 1.800.718.3850
National Foster Family Week is celebrated across Canada
during the third full week of October. The week honours and
recognizes foster families for their dedication, love, and commitment to children and youth
in care. If you or someone you know is interested in fostering, please visit
contact York Region Children's Aid Society for more information.
November is Adoption Awareness Month. Every child deserves
to be loved, adored, and to have a forever family. To learn more about adoption, and if it might
be the right choice for your family, please visit