Windsor-Essex Children's Aid Society

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Record #: WIN2839 Last Modified: 25 Nov 2013 Last Full Update: 09 Aug 2013
Location
Located In CommunityWindsor Central
Address1671 Riverside Dr E
Windsor, ON N8Y 5B5
 
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AccessibilityFully Accessible - Parking, Ramp, Entrance, Elevator, Washroom
Bus RoutesCrosstown 2; Parent 14
IntersectionRiverside Dr E and Devonshire Rd
Contact Information
Office Phone519-252-1171
Toll Free Phone1-800-265-5609
After Hours PhoneAnswering service
Fax519-256-2739
E-Mailinfo@wecas.on.ca
Websitewww.wecas.on.ca
Primary ExecutiveWilliam Bevan, Executive Director; Phone: ext 3274
Description & Services
DescriptionChild protection services * foster care * kinship care * family counselling * investigates reports of child abuse * information on becoming a Foster Parent * volunteer opportunities available to help support the agency, children and their families in the community * parenting courses * life skills for youth* "School based prevention program - Kids on the Block* *community training* *child abuse prevention and education campaigns*
HoursMon-Fri: 9 am-4:30 pm
Areas ServedEssex County
EligibilityAges: 16 year(s) and under 
 
Children birth-16 yrs and their families; 
Crown Wards up to 21 yrs
ApplicationReferrals and self-referrals accepted; 
Arrange home visit/assessment; 
Waiting list for some programs
FeesNone
LanguagesEnglish ; French
Print MaterialBilingual brochures
Established1899
ElectionsMarch
FundingProvincial - Ministry of Community and Social Services, Ministry of Children and Youth Services ; Donations ; Fees - Membership
Supplementary Info
Alternate NameAdopt a Family ; adoption ; CAS ; Child and Family Act ; childrens ; Children's Aid Society ; provisional home
Cross ReferenceCAS ; Children's Aid Society
Service Level(50) Non Profit