Protecting children in Algoma
for over 100 years


Privacy Act

As of January 1, 2020, if you or your family has received help or support from a Children’s Aid Society, group home or other child and family service provider in Ontario, you have the right to see and ask for corrections to your personal information in your file. Under Ontario’s child and family services law, service providers must let you know how your personal information will be used and tell you how they might share it. They must also make sure any personal information they get from you stays private and let you know if it has been lost, shared, stolen or viewed when it shouldn’t be.

If you have any questions or concerns…Click on the IPC It's About You - Your File and Your Rights Under Ontario's Child and Family Service Law PDF document link below for information on how to contact the Information and Privacy Commissioner of Ontario.


Please view or download documents from the section below to learn more on how we use your information and respect your privacy