/R E P E A T -- Media Alert - Adoption Needed For Older Children/



    TORONTO, April 22 /CNW/ -

    
    WHAT:     Adoptive families sought for older children.

    WHO:      Pat Convery, Executive Director, Adoption Council of Ontario
              and David Rivard, Chief Executive Officer, Children's Aid
              Society of Toronto will be joined by adoption advocates to
              discuss the opportunities and benefits of adopting older
              children.

              Adoption advocates
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              Kaushala Mahesan, Wendy's Wonderful Kids Recruiter
              Maryanne Bourgeois, Adoptive mother
              Zoe Bourgeois, Adopted as a teenager

    WHEN:     Friday April 24, 2009 at 11:00 a.m.

    WHERE:    Children's Aid Society of Toronto, 30 Isabella Street, Toronto,
              7th floor

    WHY:      In Ontario, there are approximately 2,500 children waiting to
              be adopted.

              There are no unwanted children, just unfound families.
    





For further information:

For further information: Media Contacts: Melanie Persaud, Melanie
Persaud Communications (for Adoption Council of Ontario), (416) 358-8520; Rob
Thompson, Director, Communications, Children's Aid Society of Toronto, (416)
924-4640 ext. 2086

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