Child Welfare Concern
If you are looking for assistance with reporting suspected child abuse, or have any child welfare protection concerns please call a Children's Aid Society. We have two in Hamilton and their phone numbers are listed below. Remember, if you suspect that a child is at risk or is being abused, you have a legal responsibility to report your concerns to a Children's Aid Society. If you're not sure, call and consult with a counselor there who will decide whether and what further actions are required.You may report anonymously if you wish.
Catholic Children's Aid Society of Hamilton Telephone: 905- 525-2012
Emergency After Hours Number: 905- 522-8053
Children's Aid Society of Hamilton Telephone: 905-522-1121
Emergency After Hours Number: 905-522-8053
Requests for Service
To request a referral to our OASIS Program (specialized trauma counselling and supports for refugee and immigrant children and youth) or our Sexual Abuse Assessment and Treatment (SAAT) Program, please call Contact Hamilton at (905) 522-3304.
Our Address And Mailing Information
THRIVE Child and Youth Trauma Services
Office Location: 460 Main Street East, Suite 201, Hamilton
Hamilton, ON L8L 8G1
*Note: Please use the Post Office Box address for mailing purposes.
Phone: (905) 523-1020 Fax: (905) 523-1877
Monday to Friday - 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Evening appointments available.
We are located at 460 Main Street East, Suite 201, in Hamilton, at the corner of Ontario Street. Free parking is available in the lot behind our building. Our offices are on the second floor in Suite 201.Please use the front building entrance on Main St. E. (see map above)
Driving – If you are driving to our location, here is a map that can provide you with driving directions:
Transit – To reach us using a local bus, please check the Hamilton Street Railway (HSR) web listing for bus schedules and route information: Bus Schedules And Route Information
We are on several bus routes, including Route 1 (King) and there is a stop in front of our building (opposite the No Frills plaza).
Our Charitable Registration Number is 893261727RR1.
A secure link for online donations is provided above on the right.