Description (Service) Provides child welfare, intake/investigation/assessment, family support services, child abuse treatment and adoption services under the Child and Family Services Act to children and their families. 
Foster Care - foster parents are screened and take care of children in the care of the Society 
Kinship Service - Grandparents, extended family members and community members who care for children in need of protection may be eligible for financial support and services as part of new reforms to Ontario's child well-being and protection system 
Adult Protective Services - case management for adults who have a developmental disability - see separate listing for details 
BGCFS also has an office located at 5 McGivern St W, Walkerton * walk-ins accepted at this location also
Service Details
Public Comments For holiday assistance, if community members wish to donate money, grocery gift cards or winter clothing for children in care, contact ext 4133
Hours Offices: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Emergency after hours service: Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Bruce County ; Chippewas of Nawash Unceded First Nation ; Grey County ; Saugeen First Nation
Eligibility Call for information
Application Walk-in to either office or call for information
Languages English ; French - Interpretation ; Spanish - Interpretation
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Owen Sound
Address & Map
640 2nd Ave E
Owen Sound, ON N4K 2G8
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Intersection 2nd Avenue East and 6th Street East
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-371-4453
Toll Free Phone 1-855-322-4453
After Hours Phone 1-855-322-4453
Fax 519-376-8934
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Primary Executive Phyllis Lovell, Executive Director

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