Child and Youth News of the Week


CBC News: Legislation sets path for human rights commission to return to B.C.
CBC News: Homeless, vulnerable only find best health care when at death’s door, UVic study finds
CTV News: Greyhound exit leaves gap for homeless, domestic violence shelters
CBC News:  Province responds to allegations against employee who allegedly siphoned funds from Indigenous youth
CBC News: B.C. starts testing $10-a-day child-care program for 1,800 children across the province
The Guardian: Spanking children makes them more aggressive, US pediatricians’ body says
Boston Globe: Spanking is ineffective and harmful to children, pediatricians’ group says
The New York Times: Spanking Is Ineffective and Harmful to Children, Pediatricians’ Group Says
CBC News: Change to Manitoba’s child apprehension laws ensures kids can’t be taken solely because of poverty
Times Colonist: Canada Revenue Agency ‘going after’ refugees: NDP MP Jenny Kwan
Vancouver Sun: B.C. to end contract-flipping wage cuts at senior care homes