CEO & Staff

CWLC is located at: 226 Argyle Ottawa, Ontario K2P 1B9 Telephone: (613) 235-4412 Fax: (613) 235-7616 E-mail: Our hours of operation are from 9 AM - 5 PM EST, Monday to Friday. Staff Gordon Phaneuf  - Chief Executive Officer Ext. 24 Luc Cadieux - Office Manager Ext. 23 Benjamin Dosu Jnr - Project Officer Ext. 25 Fiona Tomic - Project Support Officer Ext. 21 Gordon Phaneuf, MSW, RSW Gordon Phaneuf has had long affiliation with children’s issues, working in a variety of capacities, including child advocacy, front-line child protection, program and policy development, knowledge exchange, and the epidemiology of child maltreatment.   For the last several years he has led the National Consultation Centre (NCC) at the CWLC which is recognized nationally as a leader in the design, development and delivery of child and family services. The NCC has undertaken a wide range of work in recent years including formal child welfare reviews, child protection training, developing a pilot for flexible response in Saskatchewan, executive skills development and database development.   Spearheading a national program of research and surveillance on child abuse he established the Child Maltreatment Division within the Government of Canada. He has represented the Federal government at a number of international forums on child maltreatment. He has significant leadership experience in the public affairs and not-for-profit sectors and has an established track record of forging new cross-disciplinary and multi-sector initiatives on children’s issues.   Serving as a technical advisor he has provided consultation services to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, the Republic of South Africa, the Government of Ethiopia, the World Health Organization and several Provincial and Territorial governments in Canada.