Child and Youth News of the Week


Penticton Western News: City of Penticton supports $10aDay Child Care program
CTV News: B.C. ‘struggling’ to meet needs of vulnerable youth in contracted care: auditor
APTN National News: Language and child welfare bills pass as MPs head home for the summer
APTN National News: B.C. CFS moves in to seize 90-minute-old baby on report of neglect
APTN National News: Audio recording of B.C. social workers reveals hospital staff called to report neglect of 90-minute old infant
Nelson Star: Women, children escaping domestic violence have few options in Nelson
The Conversation: The fun fair, and all school fundraising, may carry hidden costs to society
News1130: Seniors and families seeking housing and childcare still facing cost crunches despite spending
Global News: Social-development minister Duclos still sees ‘affordability’ gaps despite new spending
CMAJ News: Pediatricians urge federal action on pharmacare and gun control
CMAJ News: Federal advisory council backs universal, single-payer, public pharmacare