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Children's aid

Improving Ontario’s child protection services

Ontario is working to help children across the province reach their full potential by strengthening and modernizing children and youth services.

Children's Aid Societies

Children's aid societies

In Ontario, child protection services are provided by children's aid societies.

Foster parents providing care for a child

Foster care

Foster parents provide care for a child on behalf of a children's aid society.

child crying - child abuse and neglegation

Reporting child abuse and neglect

We all share a responsibility to protect children from harm.