Chatham-Kent Children's Services

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Record #: CHK0286 Last Modified: 20 Feb 2014 Last Full Update: 20 Feb 2014
Location
Located In CommunityChatham
Address495 Grand Ave W
Chatham, ON N7L 1C5
 
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AccessibilityFully Accessible ; Accessible washrooms; barrier-free entrance; designated parking
IntersectionGrand Ave W and Keil Dr
Mailing Addressc/o Chatham-Kent Children's Services 
495 Grand Ave W 
Chatham, ON N7L 1C5
Contact Information
Office Phone519-352-0440
Crisis Phone519-352-0440
After Hours Phone519-352-0440
Fax519-352-4152
Websitewww.ckcs.com
Primary ContactShelley Thibert, Manager of Quality Assurance, Chatham-Kent Children's Services; Phone: 519-352-0440; Fax: 519-352-4152
Alternate ContactJodee Anderson, Program Director, Chatham-Kent Children's Services; Phone: 519-352-0440; Fax: 519-352-4152
Primary ExecutiveMike Stephens, CEO; Phone: 519-352-0440; Fax: 519-352-4152
Description & Services
DescriptionServices offered include: Child Protective Services - formerly provided by the Children's Aid Society. Children's Mental Health Services - formerly provided by the Lester B. Pearson Centre, Child Development and Prevention services - formerly provided by Heritage Children's Centre * As an amalgamated agency, we base our services on these facts: a continuum of integrated services in a multidisciplinary setting provides the greatest flexibility of quality services to meet the individual needs of children and their families; easier access to service through a reduced number of access points is provided by a single point of access; responding earlier to young children and their families who are at risk; with limited resources for those in need of intervention services, the system must ensure that those most at risk will receive essential supports; customized services are provided through the use of the single service contract to ensure that individuals will receive services that respond to their needs. 
HoursMon-Sun 24 hours
Areas ServedChatham-Kent
Eligibility17 years and younger
ApplicationCall for information
FeesProgram
LanguagesEnglish ; French
Established1998
FundingRegional / Municipal ; Provincial - Ministry of Community and Social Services ; United Way ; Regional / Municipal ; Provincial - Ministry of Community and Social Services ; United Way  
 
Supplementary Info
Alternate NameCAS ; Childrens Aid Society ; Crisis
Cross ReferenceCAS ; Childrens Aid Society ; Crisis
Former NameChatham-Kent Integrated Children's Services (2005)
Service Level(10) Local Government ; (30) Provincial Government ; (50) Non Profit