Heartfelt thanks to the Brantford Brant Community for all of the donations received during the holiday season for Gift a Child 2019. Your donations ensured that every child receiving services received a gift during the holiday season.
Over the weekend there were four suspected overdose deaths reported in Brant. These are currently under investigation by Brantford Police Service.
From January 1 to January 12, 2020, Brant EMS and Brantford Police responded to a total of 17 opioid overdose incidents, including four deaths. There were an average of 13 overdose incidents per month in 2019.
Today everyone at Brant Family and Children’s Services came together for Ontario Dress Purple Day. #IBREAKthesilence.