|Record #: SIM1582||Last Full Update: 09 Apr 2020|
|Public Comments||Covid-19 Update - Front line protection services remain available at all
times to ensure delivery of essential services.
All urgent child protection concerns are to be directed to the main phone line 519-753-8681.
AfterHours protection services remain in place from 4:30 pm-8:30 am through the same line.
The office itself is closed. Most staff are working from home, with a bare minimum working in the office. Current Pandemic plans are in place.
Face to face visits are only held by appointment, where deemed absolutely necessary, after screening, and with PPE in place. Programming and access visits are being carried out via virtual means where possible.
Agency website has a webpage dedicated to COVID-19 https://brantfacs.ca/covid-19-resources/ where the community, parents and children can access information and resources as they become available online
|Hours||Office Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm|
|Areas Served||Brant County ; Brantford|
|Eligibility||Must be able to provide a stable home environment and consistency of care
Foster parents may be single parents, married or living in a common law relationship (including same-sex couples), provided they have been living together for two years
|Application||Call or e-mail for more information * application process takes about eight to twelve months and involves two major components: a SAFE Homestudy and PRIDE Pre-service Training. All foster parent applicants in Ontario must participate in both the homestudy and the training before they can be approved to foster. There is no cost to applicants to participate in the foster parent application process.|
|Address and Location|
|Located In Community||Brantford|
|Mailing Address||c/o Homes for Kids
70 Chatham St
Brantford, ON N3T 5R7
|Physical Access||Not Applicable|
|Description (Service)||Foster family recruitment program|
|Toll Free Phone||1-877-587-KIDS (5437)|
|Primary Contact||Carrie Davidson; Phone: (Business) 519-753-8681 ext 383; Email: email@example.com|