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  • Join our Board of Directors Jun 8 2021
    As a leader in the child welfare sector The Children’s Aid Society of Ottawa (CASO) is seeking individuals from Ottawa’s diverse and bilingual community to join the board of directors… »
  • Statement on the Kamloops Residential School Tragedy Jun 2 2021
    As we were preparing to welcome Indigenous History Month, we learned the staggering news that 215 children’s remains have been found in a mass burial site at a Kamloops residential school… »
  • National Indigenous History Month 2021 Jun 1 2021
    June is National Indigenous History Month – a celebration of the history, diverse cultures and achievements of Indigenous peoples in Canada… »
  • Children and Youth in Care Day 2021 May 14 2021
    Today is Children and Youth in Care Day – a day to celebrate the impact that current and former youth in care have on our communities, as well as the change that their contributions and achievements inspire across the province… »
  • CASO Encourages Parents to Have a Plan May 7 2021
    OTTAWA – The Children’s Aid Society of Ottawa (CASO) has recently encountered situations where parents have become seriously ill and temporary care for their children was not available… »
  • Asian Heritage Month 2021 May 3 2021
    Recognition. Resilience. Resolve. May is Asian Heritage Month – a time to recognize and celebrate the numerous achievements and contributions that Canadians of Asian descent have made and continue to make every day… »
  • Mental Health Week 2021 May 3 2021
    During these times of increased anxiety and isolation, we recognize that children, youth and families are struggling with their mental health and well-being now more than ever… »
  • CYC Week 2021 May 3 2021
    This week (May 3-9) is Child and Youth Care Workers (CYC) Week! At the Children’s Aid Society of Ottawa, we are celebrating our dedicated and hardworking CYCs who go above and beyond each and every day… »
  • National Volunteer Week 2021  Apr 19 2021
    This week is National Volunteer Week! This year’s theme The Value of One – The Power of Many reflects the valuable contributions made by each of our volunteers, as well as the collective impact they have on our community… »
  • International Day of Pink 2021 Apr 14 2021
    EQUALITY – ACCEPTANCE – SOLIDARITY    Today is the International Day of Pink – a day against bullying, discrimination, homophobia, biphobia, transphobia and transmisogyny… »
  • Ramadan 2021: Resources Apr 13 2021
    Ramadan Mubarak – Happy Ramadan! Today marks the start of Ramadan, a month-long holy celebration for the Muslim community… »