A leader and collaborator promoting the welfare of children, youth and families through leadership, service excellence and advocacy.

Leadership – Provides leadership for a high quality child welfare system that keeps children and youth safe and strengthens families.

Service excellence– Supports member Societies to achieve child welfare service excellence.

Advocacy– A unified and trusted voice for child protection and the well-being of children, youth and families.

A highly effective children services system which has the confidence of Ontario families and communities.


Collaborative – Creating and nurturing relationships and partnerships and being committed to diversity.

Accountable – Taking responsibility for our work, our relationships and our results.

Courageous – Strength to stand up for what we believe in and to foster an environment where improvement is the norm.

Innovative – Openness to new ideas and willingness to test them.

Transparent – Being open in all we do with the public and our stakeholders.

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