CEO & Staff
CWLC is located at:
|Telephone: (613) 235-4412
Fax: (613) 235-7616
Our hours of operation are from 9 AM - 5 PM EST, Monday to Friday.
Gordon Phaneuf - Chief Executive Officer
|Steven Tremblay - Project Officer||Ext. 25|
|Aliina Vaisanen - Project Officer / Administrative Officer||Ext. 28|
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.