Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Provides a full spectrum of all Child Welfare programs and services 
  • Provides guidance, counselling and other services to families for protecting children or for the prevention of circumstances requiring the protection of children 
  • Provides care and supervision for children assigned or committed to its care under the Child and Family Services Act 
  • Manages all Adoption Services, Child Protection Services and Foster Care programs
Residential Intervention Program  
  • Offers support to children in care as well as Foster Families
Youth in Care Educational Assistance Fund 
  • Provides financial assistance to youths in care of the Children's Aid Society of Algoma in the form of a forgivable grant to offset the cost of tuition, books and/or supplies
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Algoma District
Eligibility Youth in Care Educational Assistance Fund 
  • Former crown ward on extended care and maintenance; a crown ward living independently; a crown ward in foster care with the Children's Aid Society of Algoma 
  • Consideration may also be given to children under subsidized adoption at the discretion of the Board
Application Youth in Care Educational Assistance Fund  
  • Call for Information
Languages English ; French - Staff person
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-356-1464
Toll Free Phone 24-hour Service 1-888-414-3571
Fax 705-356-0773
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Located In Community Blind River
Address 9 Lawton St
Blind River, ON P0R 1B0
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Intersection Lawton Street and Causley St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services (MCCSS)