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We are one of Ontario’s 47 Children’s Aid Societies providing prevention services, protection services and supports to children, youth and families in Elgin County. We operate under the Child and Family Services Act and in collaboration with our community partners.
Our services are varied, depending on the needs of the children, youth and families and we work together with families, other community partners and First Nations to provide children and youth with safe, nurturing environments.
Volunteer driversTerry Lacey and Dennielle Rowley were recently honoured at a provincial awards ceremony (hosted by the Ministry of Citizenship and Culture) for their 5 years of volunteer service to Family & Children’s Services of St. Thomas and Elgin.
PRESS RELEASE-FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Family & Children’s Services of St. Thomas and Elgin Appoints New Executive Director
March 15, 2016
The Board of Directors of Family and Children’s Services of St. Thomas and Elgin County is delighted to announce the appointment of Derrick Drouillard as Executive Director effective June 20, 2016.
Elgin CAS is pleased to be part of this historic moment in Ontario Child Welfare, the production of the first 5 publically reported performance indicators. Elgin CAS has been preparing for this moment for the past 5 years and has completed a number of additional audits, evaluations and reports that further examine these performance indicators, their context, current research and interpretations of the results. Elgin CAS is proud of the child protection work that we do for Elgin County and we are pleased that our good performance is reflected in our results on these 5 publically report
FAMILY & CHILDREN’S SERVICES OF ST. THOMAS AND ELGIN
By-Law Number Twenty-Three
A By-Law relating generally to the conduct of the affairs of Family & Children’s Services of St. Thomas and Elgin.
WHEREAS by Letters Patent dated the 22ndday of September, 1933, the Children's Aid Society of the City of St. Thomas and The County of Elgin was incorporated;