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Member Spotlight: Huron-Perth Children’s Aid Society

This month, our Member Spotlight shines on the Huron-Perth Children’s Aid Society (HPCAS), a cornerstone in safeguarding and advocating for our community’s children and youth. As a non-profit organization that protects children from abuse and neglect, HPCAS stands as a beacon of hope and transformation in the Huron-Perth region.


Commitment to Child Welfare:


HPCAS is mandated to ensure the safety and well-being of children and young individuals, undertaking this vital mission with unwavering dedication. The HPCAS serves around 375 families monthly and conducts over 1000 investigations yearly; the HPCAS plays a critical role in our community’s fabric. Beyond these figures, it offers nurturing support to more than 90 children under the Society’s caring wing, embodying its commitment to creating a safer environment for our youngest community members.


Guiding Principles:


At the heart of HPCAS’s operation are core principles that reflect its mission and vision. It firmly believes every child has the inherent right to fulfill their potential within a secure and supportive environment. The Society champions the idea that caring for children is a collective responsibility of the community, advocating for early intervention and providing timely, respectful, and sensitive services tailored to the diverse cultures and lifestyles of families in the region.


Mission, Vision, and Values:


With a mission to advocate for and protect children’s rights and a vision aimed at nurturing safe children, confident youth, and resilient adults, HPCAS is not just a service provider but a leader for positive change. Equity, Empowerment, and Engagement values underline its work, promoting diversity, equity, inclusion, and active collaboration with community partners.


A Call to Action:


As we feature Huron-Perth Children’s Aid Society in this month’s Member Spotlight, we recognize their indispensable role in our community. Their efforts align seamlessly with our collective goals to support and strengthen family units, ensuring every child and youth can have a brighter, safer future.


Let’s celebrate and support HPCAS’s vital work, acknowledging its significant impact on the lives of many. Its dedication to child welfare, family support, and community leadership continues to inspire and drive positive change within the Huron Perth region.


Please visit the Huron-Perth Children’s Aid Society website for more information about its mission and how you can contribute. Together, we can build a community where every child is cherished and supported to thrive.