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CHILD AND YOUTH NEWS OF THE WEEK


The Globe and Mail: Coroner’s inquest into teen’s death highlights lack of treatment for opioid-addicted youth
CBC News: ‘She might not have died’: Mother calls for Vernon OD prevention site
Child Care Canada NOW: Online early childhood education: Not remotely what’s needed
The Tyee: Undone: A Newcomer’s Story
CBC News: Study shows ’empirical’ link between residential schools and Indigenous youth in care: researcher
CTV News: Get going on universal child care: B.C. premier to provinces, territories, feds
CBC News: New podcast helps parents raising kids with mental illness
Global News: Foundry Penticton, a wide-ranging health centre for youth, opens its doors
The Canadian Press: Mayor: A child-care ‘crisis’
North Island Gazette: Sacred Wolf Friendship Centre launches new poverty law advocacy program for the Mt. Waddington Region
CBC News: Heiltsuk homecoming allows children in care to connect to their roots
Cision: Children’s Aid Foundation of Canada announces finalists for the 2019 Lynn Factor Stand Up for Kids National Award
The Star: Almost half of Status First Nations children live in poverty, study finds
APTN: Half of First Nations children on reserve live in poverty, new study says
The Globe and Mail: Playgrounds can alienate children with disabilities. Now, they’re being built with accessibility in mind
The Province: Iglika Ivanova and Lynell Anderson: Building B.C. a universal child-care system means rethinking how to pay for new spaces