Speakers Bureau

Are you interested in having your organization learn more about The Children’s Aid Society of Ottawa?

Are you unsure about the role that the Society plays in our community?


Book someone from our Speakers Bureau to visit your organization.

10 trained members of our staff make up The CASO Speakers Bureau. These speakers can be requested to provide free presentations to organizations, schools, and community groups about a variety of topics. Once a request for a speaker is submitted, we will send the most appropriate individual based on your request.

Please Note: Our website is experiencing some technical difficulties and the Speakers Bureau Request Form is not currently available. If you are interested in requesting a speaker from The Children’s Aid Society of Ottawa, please send an email to [email protected] and include the following information:

  •          Organization Name
  •          Contact Person (First/Last Name, E-Mail, and Phone Number)
  •          Date and Time Requested for Presentation
  •          Language
  •          Audience
  •          Presentation Topic
  •          Location
  •          Number of Participants
  •          Technical Specifications
  •          Other/Comments


Please allow as much lead-time as possible prior to your event to ensure we are able to identify the speaker which best represents your needs – preferably 4 weeks. Speakers are provided at no charge and may not accept compensation or honoraria. 

talking icon We talk about:

buildingWe provide presentations to:

  • Physical, sexual, emotional abuse and neglect
  • Educators/Schools
  • Family recruitment (fostering and adoption)
  • Health Care Community
  • What to expect when you call
  • Community Resource Partners
  • Changes to our work
  • Business/General Partners
  • Child protection investigations
  • Religious Organizations or Service Clubs
  • Rights of kids and parents
  •  Daycare Providers