Who you are

You are a volunteer who can support the Vision, Mission, and Values of the Society, are interested in advocating for the needs of children, and are committed to assisting the Society in its efforts to provide quality services for the children and families in Huron and Perth Counties.  You are over the age of 18 and can commit to a three-year term.

What we are looking for

HPCAS is committed to recruiting a Board that is representative of the population we serve. We have identified the need for Board Members who fit one or more of the following: LGBTQ2S+, newcomer, persons with lived experience, persons from a marginalized group, persons who are First Nations, Inuit, or Metis, Black Canadian, Francophone, Asian or Muslim. We are also committed to creating an accessible environment for all. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

The Board of Directors

The HPCAS Board of Directors represents all stakeholders of the Society in governing the organization to achieve excellence in all children, youth and family services offered.  They work as a collective to achieve the Society’s Vision, Mission, strategic directions, and annual outcomes, while ensuring the Society operates consistent with all statutory and regulatory requirements and Board Policies. Board Members are expected to attend regular meetings and serve on committees.

About Us

HPCAS is a non-profit community organization legally mandated by the Child, Youth and Family Services Act and funded by the Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services of the Government of Ontario. Our mission is to advocate for and protect children’s rights, support, and strengthen families; and be a leader for change in our community.  The Society serves approximately 375 families each month and conducts more than 1000 investigations each year. It also helps more than 100 children who are in the Society’s care. 

Expressions of Interest

Interested persons are invited to contact Angela Simpson at 519-524-7356 ext. 3269, angelasimpson@h-pcas.ca or visit the agency website at www.h-pcas.ca  for more information regarding the application process.