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Celebrating Foster Parents!

Family and Children’s Services of Lanark, Leeds and Grenville is celebrating foster parents in October (the week of 18th to 24st).  While we appreciate foster parents all year long, we set aside one week of recognition for the invaluable contributions our community....

Lanark Snowsuit Campaign – Pickup Your Snowsuts

Snowsuits can be picked up on Saturday November 7th and 14th from 9 to noon.  The distribution sites are Carleton Place:  299 Church St, Baptist church Smiths Falls:  The Gallipeau Centre Perth – Conon Farm – Perth Fairgrounds Please use our DONATE button to support...

International Day of the Girl Child

Family and Children’s Services of Lanark, Leeds and Grenville acknowledges International Day of the Girl on October 11, 2020.  This is an observance now celebrated annually on this date to promote girls’ empowerment and fulfillment of their human rights, while also...

Women’s History Month – Celebrating RBG

Affectionately called “R.B.G.” by her supporters, Ruth Bader Ginsburg has inspired generations of women to break gender barriers. Even after facing gender discrimination as she pursued her academic goals. After graduating from Cornell, Ginsburg subsequently started...

Mental Illness Awareness Week

Mental Illness Awareness Week was established in 1992 by the Canadian Psychiatric Association. It is an annual national public education campaign designed to help open the eyes of Canadians to the reality of mental illness. Mental illness affects 1 in 5 Canadians...

Black Lives Matter

We join the world in mourning the loss of George Floyd and all other racialized individuals and groups who have been victims of the misuse of institutional power due to their race, religion, socio-economic status, language, gender identity and sexual orientation and...