Client Service

Mother kissing childBrant FACS believes that the best way to keep children and youth safe is to provide programs and support that will help prevent crisis situations.

One way of doing this is to have our staff work in neighbourhoods.

Please click here to read the OACAS report about The Role of Community-Based Child Welfare Services. (PDF)

For further reference, please read the article by Dr. Nancy Freymond & Dr. Trudy Smit Quosai on Working with Families where they’re at: Front-line child welfare in neighbourhood settings which was published in the OACAS Journal Spring 2011 Volume 56 / No 2.

Another is to provide voluntary services for families with children at risk under Part 3 of the Child and Family Services Act.

Please click here to read the OACAS report about Becoming the Help that Families Need. (PDF)