Child and Youth News of the Week


Indo-Canadian Voice: Majority oppose providing taxpayer funds for private schools in B.C.
The Tyee: Most British Columbians Want End to Private School Subsidies, Poll Finds
News 1130: Poll finds most in B.C. don’t want tax dollars going to private schools
Kamloops Matters: Class size and teacher shortages top list of B.C. education gripes
The Tyee: ‘The Time for Talk Is Over’: Survivors React to the Missing Women’s Inquiry
BC Local News: Province announces $3 million for new child-care spaces in Cowichan
The Squamish Chief: Squamish daycare closing due to lack of staff
Globe Newswire: TELUS grows Internet and Mobility for Good programs to support 25,000 more British Columbian families and youth
The Tyee: What If We Gave Struggling Families as Much Support as Foster Parents?
The Daily Courier: Kelowna mom who grew up in care gets her life on track after rough start
Vancouver Sun: B.C.’s child care shortage a problem for more than just parents
CBC News: Penticton mother launches support group for families scrambling to find child care
Vancouver is Awesome: B.C. parents cite ‘large class sizes’ as education system’s biggest problem
Times Colonist: Island Voices: What’s on the minds of BC parents?
Tricity News: B.C. paying foster parents instead of supporting struggling families, experts say
The Discourse: ‘You’re constantly drowning’ in cases and paperwork, says B.C. social worker
CBC News: Bridging the gap between young and old offers valuable lessons
Vancouver Sun: Moms-to-be ‘fearful’ as Chilliwack maternity ward to close for summer
CBC News: 231 ‘imperative’ changes: The MMIWG inquiry’s calls for justice
Nelson Star: Pilot project to use MedicAlert bracelets for B.C. youth with mental health conditions
Pique News Magazine: Class size and teacher shortages top list of B.C. education gripes
BC Local News: Province announces $3 million for new child-care spaces in Cowichan
CBC News: MMIWG cases continued at same rate even after national inquiry began, data shows