Community Capacity Building

Community Capacity Building is a Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services funded program offered by BGC Kawarthas in partnership with Kawartha-Haliburton Children’s Aid Society.

Who is Eligible?

Community Capacity Building is a Support Service designed to assist children and youth from ages 10-18 who reside in Kawartha Lakes and are involved with Child Welfare and/or are at risk of coming into care without immediate intervention.

Referral & Process

Referrals to the CCB Program are made by Child Welfare Workers, including CAS and DBCFS. 

CCB Referral Form

A CCB Support Worker will contact you and arrange a home visit to meet you. 


What is the Purpose of CCB?

 Home-based Program 

  • Provide in-home supports to families at risk which may include conflict/risk of abuse and or behaviours presenting as challenging to parents
  • Build a strong rapport with families to ensure consistent and continued program engagement. 
  • Inform and educate families regarding community partners available to provide additional supports. 
  • Support families through a referral process, attend appointments and maintain open communication with community partners, therapists and medical practitioners. 
  • Establish collaborative working partnerships with community agencies that provide services to families

Contact Us

Community Capacity Building Support Worker:
Ashley Bourguignon
(705) 324-4493 ext. 239



Supported by the
Government of Ontario