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July 2015



French Language Services Designation

- July 1, 2015
Catholic Family Services of Durham (CFSD) is pleased to announce that it has achieved designation as a public service agency providing French language services under the French Language Services Act. ...READ MORE

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June 2017


Funding Announcement New Building - June 29, 2017
Catholic Family Services of Durham, Oshawa

Catholic Family Services of Durham is pleased to announce that we have received
1.12 million from the Province to retrofit a newly purchased property (707 Simcoe
Street South, currently L’Amicale), that will offer more community services in one
space. The building is expected to open by June of 2018.
The formal announcement was made on June 29, 2017 by Granville Anderson, MPP for
Durham on behalf of the Minister of Community and Social Services (MCSS), Dr.
Helena Jaczek. Tracy MacCharles, MPP (Pickering-Scarborough East) and Joe Dickson,
MPP (Ajax-Pickering) also spoke at the event.

Click the link above for more details.

February 2018



13th Annual Heart to Heart Gala - February 24, 2018
Deer Creek Golf & Banquet Facility, Ajax

Thanks to generous people like you, this event was our most successful yet, raising over $40,000!!!
The funds raised at this event enable us to provide much needed counselling and support to over 2400 community members each year - regardless of their religious beliefs or ability to pay. Your support allows our highly-trained staff to access the most current and effective professional tools to provide the highest quality services to each of our clients in both English and French.
http://www.durhamregion.com/shopping-story/5969117-new-hope-centre-of-durham-will-offer-one-stop-support-services-for-families-and-individuals/
http://www.durhamregion.com/shopping-story/5969069-helping-abused-women-in-the-durham-region/
http://www.durhamregion.com/shopping-story/5969056-how-can-catholic-family-services-of-durham-help-you-/
https://news.ontario.ca/mcss/en/2017/06/ontario-supporting-new-community-services-hub-in-durham/
http://oshawaexpress.ca/1-1-million-for-hope-centre-reno-from-province/
https://www.durhamregion.com/news-story/7405694-province-commits-1-million-to-funding-durham-facility-serving-domestic-violence-victims/
https://www.durhamregion.com/news-story/7964469-durham-s-violence-against-women-crisis-three-domestic-homicides-this-year-shelters-bursting-at-the-seams-/

March 2018



Pasta Bingo

- March 24 2018
St. Isaac Jogues Catholic Church
1148 Finch Ave., Pickering

Knights of Columbus Council 11098 is hosting a Pasta Bingo night, in support of Catholic Family Services of Durham, following the 4:30pm mass.
Pasta dinner at 5:45pm, Bingo Games at 7pm.      

Click the link above for the event poster.

September 2018



Annual General Meeting
Wednesday, September 12, 2018 7:15 pm
St. Mary of the People Parish Hall
570 Marion Ave, Oshawa

Join us for our AGM. The meeting will be preceded by Mass at 6:15pm.
A light dinner will be served, followed by the AGM at 7:15pm.

Please RSVP your intent to attend by September 5 to Tania McClean at 905-725-3513 ext. 121

August 2018



We're moving! August 20 - 24, 2018
We are pleased to inform you that, as of August 27, 2018, we will be in our new location at 707 Simcoe Street South, Box #1, Oshawa, ON  L1H 4K5

Our offices will be closed from August 20 to August 24, 2018.
There will be no walk-in intake on Thursday August 23.
Our staff will not have capacity to return phone calls, nor answer emails/faxes during that period.

We look forward to serving you in our new location, beginning August 27!

October 2018


Grand Opening Celebration
Friday, October 19, 2018 1pm until 3pm
707 Simcoe Street South, Oshawa

Having Catholic Family Services of Durham, Rose of Durham, Luke’s Place and DRIVEN all in one
location has been something that we have been working towards for some time. 
We would be very pleased to have you join us in our celebration!