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National youth art competition – Deadline Apr. 30

Submission deadline: Sunday, April 30, 2017 Find more info at The Canadian Foundation for AIDS Research (CANFAR) is calling on artists aged 30 and younger to participate in a national art competition to raise awareness of health services for young Canadians.  Winners will receive a $1,000 award and their MORE


Child and youth news of the week

Global News: BC Liberals falling $100 million short on child care spending promise, advocacy group says Metro News Vancouver: NDP accuses B.C. Premier of ‘Trump-like’ lies on child care Squamish Chief: Squamish daycare crunch continues CBC Early Edition: Daycare parents panel – two parents speak about finding care CBC News: MORE


UBC Summer Institute: Supporting Aboriginal Families of Young Children with Disabilities, July 8-15 – Register by May 26

Respect, Healing, Dignity and Care July 8-15 Register by May 26 Find more info Register now This summer institute will bring together Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal professionals to discuss their work in relation to Aboriginal families, and how the TRC recommendations will enrich work practices and policies. There will be a MORE