Hello CYSN Members and Community Partners,
CHILD AND FAMILY SERVICES ACT REVIEW: The CFSA, which governs child welfare, youth justice services, secure treatment, children’s developmental services, residential services, community support services, Indian and native child and family services, and adoption within Ontario, is currently undergoing a review by MCYS, with a focus on outcomes for children and youth, and clear language. Regional engagement sessions with agencies, organizations, associations and service providers, and with families have been scheduled over the next couple of months. The Kingston consultation was held on Tuesday, October 14. The review includes Aboriginal and youth engagement. Findings from the review will be available on April 13, 2015. Written submissions are also being accepted. Please CLICK HERE for details.
IMPACT OF POSTPARTUM MOOD DISORDERS ON CHILDREN’S DEVELOPMENT with keynote speakers Dr. Cindy-Lee Dennis and Philippa Bodolai on February 6, 2015, 8:30am-4:30-pm at the Days Inn, Kingston. The cost is $25 per person which includes lunch and refreshments. Registration deadline is January 16, 2015 – space is limited. Please CLICK HERE for registration, speaker bios and agenda.
OCTOBER is Canada’s Healthy Workplace Month. For tips on being, feeling, eating and connecting well, please CLICK HERE.
QUINTE REHAB PHYSIOTHERAPY CLINIC is an OHIP-funded clinic. You are invited to an OPEN HOUSE on Wednesday, October 22, 2-6pm at 11 Bay Bridge Road (Travelodge) in Belleville. Tour the clinic, meet the physiotherapy team and attend information sessions. Please CLICK HERE for information about eligibility and referral.