Child and Youth News of the Week

Burnaby Now: This adorable family shows the power of adoption
Times Colonist: In this home, foster-care kids welcomed for decades
The Tyee: The Unsung Heroes Who Created Canada’s First Women’s Shelters
Times Colonist: Les Leyne: Court hands children’s representative a major victory over B.C. government
Times Colonist: David Suzuki: Youth-group lawsuit draws attention to climate crisis
CBC News: Graduation rates hit record highs for Sea to Sky Indigenous students
CTV News: ‘This is not a joke’: High levels of lead found in water at Canadian daycares, schools
Global News: Lowering the voting age for local B.C. elections gets vote of confidence from UBCM
Montreal Gazette: Hanes: Maylissa joined the sex industry at 15. Now she helps fight against it
CBC News: Ottawa in talks to settle First Nations child welfare class action lawsuit
Vancouver Sun: Whistler, Victoria launch pilot projects to make transit free for students
Huffington Post: Why Is The Cost Of Daycare In Canada So High?