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They Took My Kids and Broke Me. Now I Want Them Back.
witness: Patti
gender: Female
age: 30
location: Thunder Bay, Ontario
agency: Dilico Anishinabek Family Care
timeframe: 2004 - 2011
ministry: Children and Youth Services
minister: Laurel Broten (LIB)
Dr. Eric Hoskins (LIB)
Deb Matthews (LIB)
Marie Bountrogianni (LIB)
Mary Anne Chambers (LIB)
Why I Want to be a Child Youth Worker
witness: Nick
gender: Male
age: 35
occupation: Child and Youth Worker, BSW
location: Ontario
agency: Children's Aid Society
timeframe: 1986 - 1993
ministry: Community and Social Services
minister: John Beer (LIB)
Zanana Akande (NDP)
Marion Boyd (NDP)
Tony Silipo (NDP)
John Sweeney (LIB)
I Lost Seven Children To These Criminals
witness: Lisa Stevenson
gender: Female
age: 39
occupation: Web Developer, Graphic Designer, Video Editor
location: Ontario
agency: City of Kingston & County of Frotenac Children's Aid Society
timeframe: 1973 - 2011
ministry: Children and Youth Services
Community and Social Services
minister: Laurel Broten (LIB)
Dr. Eric Hoskins (LIB)
Deb Matthews (LIB)
Marie Bountrogianni (LIB)
Mary Anne Chambers (LIB)
Janet Ecker (PC)
John Baird (PC)
John Beer (LIB)
Zanana Akande (NDP)
Marion Boyd (NDP)
Tony Silipo (NDP)
David Tsubouchi (PC)
Bruce McCaffrey (PC)
James Francis Drea (PC)
Robert Elgie (PC)
Ernie Eves (PC)
John Sweeney (LIB)
René Brunelle (PC)
James Taylor (PC)
Keith Norton (PC)
KRISTA
witness: Krista
gender: Female
age: 19
occupation: Crown ward, Highschool student
location: Toronto, Ontario
agency: Children's Aid Society of Toronto
timeframe: 1997 - 2012
ministry: Children and Youth Services
Community and Social Services
minister: Laurel Broten (LIB)
Dr. Eric Hoskins (LIB)
Deb Matthews (LIB)
Marie Bountrogianni (LIB)
Mary Anne Chambers (LIB)
Janet Ecker (PC)
John Baird (PC)
Because I am Black
witness: Marcia
gender: Female
age: 40
occupation: Formerly employed at public library, Currently studying for Library Technician at a College
location: Windsor, Ontario
agency: Windsor-Essex Children's Aid Society
timeframe: 2010 - ONGOING
ministry: Children and Youth Services
Community Safety and Correctional Services
minister: Laurel Broten (LIB)
Dr. Eric Hoskins (LIB)
Rick Bartolucci (LIB)
Madeleine Meilleur
James J. Bradley
Life in Foster Care is Like a Subway Ride (audio-pod)
witness: John Dunn
gender: Male
age: 40
occupation: Former Crown Ward of 16 years and 13 placements
location: Ontario
agency: Catholic Children's Aid Society of Toronto
timeframe: 1972 - 1988
ministry: Community and Social Services
minister: Bruce McCaffrey (PC)
James Francis Drea (PC)
Robert Elgie (PC)
Ernie Eves (PC)
John Sweeney (LIB)
René Brunelle (PC)
James Taylor (PC)
Keith Norton (PC)
I Lost My Kids for Swearing at the Principal
witness: Shawn
gender: Male
age: 30
location: Windsor, Ontario
agency: Windsor-Essex Children's Aid Society
timeframe: 2011 - ONGOING
ministry: Children and Youth Services
Education
minister: Laurel Broten (LIB)
Dr. Eric Hoskins (LIB)
Forced to Quit CAS for Outing a Lying Baby Snatcher
witness: Amanda , Anonymous
gender: Female
age: 45
occupation: Former Admin Assistant at CAS for 10 yrs
location: Ontario
agency: Children's Aid Society
timeframe: 2003 - 2011
ministry: Children and Youth Services
Community and Social Services
minister: Laurel Broten (LIB)
Deb Matthews (LIB)
Marie Bountrogianni (LIB)
Mary Anne Chambers (LIB)
CAS Hospital Nightmare over Pain Meds
witness: Brenda
gender: Female
age: 34
occupation: Diploma in Admin Assistant, 15 yrs as Pre-school Teacher's Assistant
location: Kitchener, Ontario
timeframe: 2006
ministry: Children and Youth Services
minister: Deb Matthews (LIB)
We Ended Up Going Bankrupt Fighting CAS In Court
witness: Carol
gender: Female
age: 47
occupation: Mother to 9 children
location: Thunder Bay, Ontario
agency: Children's Aid Society of the District of Thunder Bay
timeframe: 1997 - 2001
ministry: Community and Social Services
minister: Janet Ecker (PC)
John Baird (PC)
I Lost My Sons for Refusing CAS Worker Sexual Favours
witness: Cassandra
gender: Female
age: 43
occupation: Associate of Arts Degree, Social Service Worker Cert, presently in 3rd year University (Psychology)
location: Atikokan, Ontario
agency: Family and Children's Services of the District of Rainy River
timeframe: 2004 - 2011
ministry: Children and Youth Services
minister: Laurel Broten (LIB)
Dr. Eric Hoskins (LIB)
Deb Matthews (LIB)
Marie Bountrogianni (LIB)
Mary Anne Chambers (LIB)
I Was Never Encouraged to Bring Children into Care
witness: Denise
gender: Female
age: 47
occupation: Former CAS Social Worker, Therapist
location: Toronto, Ontario
agency: Catholic Children's Aid Society of Toronto
timeframe: 1990 - 2011
ministry: Children and Youth Services
Community and Social Services
minister: Laurel Broten (LIB)
Deb Matthews (LIB)
Marie Bountrogianni (LIB)
Mary Anne Chambers (LIB)
Janet Ecker (PC)
John Baird (PC)
John Beer (LIB)
Zanana Akande (NDP)
Marion Boyd (NDP)
Tony Silipo (NDP)
David Tsubouchi (PC)
Free Ride For Pedophiles
witness: Christina
gender: Female
age: 35
occupation: Single Mom with two kids
location: Kingston, Ontario
agency: City of Kingston & County of Frotenac Children's Aid Society
timeframe: 2010 - 2012
ministry: Children and Youth Services
minister: Laurel Broten (LIB)
Dr. Eric Hoskins (LIB)
For Love or Money?
witness: Alain
gender: Male
age: 37
occupation: Adoptive Parent, Sr Statistical Clerk @ Stats Canada
location: Ontario
agency: Children's Aid Society of the United Counties of Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry
timeframe: 2006 - 2009
ministry: Children and Youth Services
minister: Laurel Broten (LIB)
Deb Matthews (LIB)
Mary Anne Chambers (LIB)
CAS Took Her From The Birthing Room
witness: Bonnie
gender: Female
age: 36
occupation: warehouse worker/ shipper/reciever childcare provider/ house cleaner
location: Ontario
agency: Children's Aid Society of Hamilton
timeframe: 2009 - ONGOING
ministry: Children and Youth Services
minister: Laurel Broten (LIB)
Dr. Eric Hoskins (LIB)
Deb Matthews (LIB)
I Needed Help
witness: Christina
gender: Female
age: 35
occupation: Single Mom with two kids, plus two kids lost
location: Kingston, Ontario
agency: City of Kingston & County of Frotenac Children's Aid Society
timeframe: 2002 - 2004
ministry: Children and Youth Services
Community and Social Services
minister: Marie Bountrogianni (LIB)
John Baird (PC)
The Children's Aid Society Failed to Protect Me
witness: Shannon
gender: Female
age: 35
occupation: Mother of 2 on Ontario Disability Program
location: Toronto, Ontario
agency: Catholic Children's Aid Society of Toronto
timeframe: 1983 - PRESENT
ministry: Children and Youth Services
Community and Social Services
minister: Laurel Broten (LIB)
Dr. Eric Hoskins (LIB)
Deb Matthews (LIB)
Marie Bountrogianni (LIB)
Mary Anne Chambers (LIB)
Janet Ecker (PC)
John Baird (PC)
John Beer (LIB)
Zanana Akande (NDP)
Marion Boyd (NDP)
Tony Silipo (NDP)
David Tsubouchi (PC)
Bruce McCaffrey (PC)
James Francis Drea (PC)
Robert Elgie (PC)
Ernie Eves (PC)
John Sweeney (LIB)
Stop Taking My Kids Without Giving Me A Chance
witness: Ashley
gender: Female
age: 28
occupation: Mother, College Student (studying to be a personal support worker (PSW))
location: Ontario
agency: Children's Aid Society of Owen Sound and the County of Grey
timeframe: 2004 - ONGOING
ministry: Children and Youth Services
minister: Laurel Broten (LIB)
Dr. Eric Hoskins (LIB)
Deb Matthews (LIB)
Marie Bountrogianni (LIB)
Mary Anne Chambers (LIB)
CAS Broke Court Order & Kept My Special-Needs Daughter
witness: Kimberley Cruise
gender: Female
age: 39
occupation: Stay-At-Home Mom and Child Care Provider
location: Newmarket, Ontario
agency: York Region Children's Aid Society
timeframe: 2008 - ONGOING
ministry: Children and Youth Services
minister: Laurel Broten (LIB)
Dr. Eric Hoskins (LIB)
Deb Matthews (LIB)
Mommy's Song
witness: Anonymous
gender: Female
age: 26
occupation: Worked in a daycare prior to apprehension
location: Dryden, Ontario
agency: Kenora-Patricia Child and Family Services
timeframe: 2006 - ONGOING
minister: Laurel Broten (LIB)
Dr. Eric Hoskins (LIB)
Deb Matthews (LIB)
Mary Anne Chambers (LIB)
A Father's Story
gender: Male
age: 45
occupation: Security Company Owner
location: Ontario
agency: Durham Children's Aid society
timeframe: 1996
minister: Janet Ecker (PC)
David Tsubouchi (PC)
Brant Children's Aid Abducted & Abused My Grandson
witness: Debra Arrowsmith
gender: Female
age: 57
occupation: Nurse for 30 yrs (retired due to injury)
location: Brantford, Ontario
agency: Children's Aid Society of Brant
timeframe: 2011 - 2011
ministry: Children and Youth Services
minister: Dr. Eric Hoskins (LIB)