News & Updates

June is PRIDE Month

June has been designated PRIDE month to recognize the impact LGBTQS people have had in the world. The rainbow flag is a symbol of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQS) pride and LGBT social movements in use since the 1970s. Today is the ninth annual raising of the Pride Flag at Brant Family and Children’s Services. 
  • Posted on 1 Jun 2020
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OACAS Resources for Children, Youth and Teachers during the Pandemic

The OACAS has launched a resource to help children and youth understand some basic facts about face coverings, including what they are, how to wear them and take them off, and how to care for them. Info at:

Additionally, the OACAS has published a Resource for Teachers called “Challenges and Risks for Children and Youth During the Pandemic.  Click here to access.

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Adoption Information Night – June 2, 2020

When: June 2, 2020 – 6:00 pm until 7:30 pm

Where: Online

Due to COVID-19, Brant FACS will be holding an online Virtual Adoption Information Night in lieu of our usual in-person session.

Two Adoption Professionals will be available to share general information about adoption as well as detailed information about the application and home study process. Interested participants will have the opportunity to send questions via a live “chat” option.

  • Posted on 28 May 2020
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CNN and Sesame Street present their 2nd Town Hall on Covid-19

CNN and Sesame Street are presenting a second Town Hall on Coronavirus this Saturday, May 30 at 10 a.m. ET to help children and parents understand the latest additional issues surrounding Coronavirus, including staying safe in the summer months, going back to school and how to manage big feelings. Join Sesame Street’s Big Bird, Elmo and Abby Cadabby. Info at:

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