Child and Youth News of the Week

Vancouver Sun: Former youth in care call for improvements to support system
Tofino-Ucluelet Westerly News: Cost of living drops for families in Tofino and Ucluelet
The Star: More needs to be done to eliminate poverty
CBC News: Trudeau government seeks judicial review of tribunal decision to compensate First Nations kids
Global News: There are stark disparities in access to mental health services across Canada
CBC News: 12 books for kids and young adults to read this fall
CFJC Today: ‘Their silence speaks volumes’: Indigenous issues largely absent from campaign
The Tyee: A Brief History of Canada’s Failure to Fund Indigenous Kids Equitably
Vancouver Sun: Mary Malebranche: B.C.’s ban on ‘birth alerts’ are a guiding light on the road to reconciliation
Victoria News: ‘Our goal is to heal families’: Colwood woman shares why she’s been a foster parent for 25 years
CBC News: ‘Stroller brigades’ across B.C. make plea for national child-care strategy
CTV News: B.C. parents aim to put child care on the federal election agenda
The Tyee: Truth and Reconciliation? What Truth and Reconciliation?
New York Times: The Internet Is Overrun With Images of Child Sexual Abuse. What Went Wrong?
Times Colonist: Trevor Hancock: Let’s take poverty and health seriously
The Star: Report aims to put poverty on the agenda in federal election campaign