Child and youth news of the week


CBC News: Former foster kids reclaim Indigenous culture through fashion

Kimberley Bulletin: B.C. program to help foster kids enter adulthood a mixed bag of experiences

CTV News: ‘It’s not an expense, it’s an investment’: Oxfam Canada demands universal childcare

The Vancouver Sun: Halena Seiferling: B.C. child-care spending shows the power of good public policy. What’s next?

The Tyee: Is ‘Left Over’ Food for ‘Left Behind’ People the Best We Can Do?

The Vancouver Sun: Teen’s treatment while disclosing sex abuse a ‘pattern’, former B.C. official says

CBC News: Families in Fort Nelson renew calls for maternity services at their local hospital

APTN: ‘Were you turned on by this at all?’: RCMP officer asks Indigenous youth during sexual assault report

APTN: UNDRIP Bill C-262 moves to Senate committee

The Tyee: How to Make Schools Kinder Places for Kids

Kimberley Bulletin: As child benefits climb, feds look to get payments in to families missing out