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Child and youth news of the week

The Globe and Mail: From the streets to the halls of justice: Former foster child, teen mom overcomes adversity to graduate from UBC law school APTN: Children’s representative says ministry is ‘fundamentally responsible’ for sex assault victim in RCMP video Energetic City: Committee holds meeting on children and youth with MORE


Youth Take Action: Digital Citizenship Resources

In April, SFU Public Square hosted the Confronting the Disinformation Age Community Summit. The summit considered how the proliferation of disinformation is impacting society and challenging our capacity to make informed decisions about our economic, social, and political lives. Two resources were created from the summit. The Youth Take Action MORE


2019 BCSTH Call for Proposal for Workshops  

The BC Society of Transition Houses invites you to submit a proposal to present at their Annual Training Forum in October 2019. Please complete the online form or the fillable PDF form by Friday, May 31st. You are welcome to attach or email any additional documentation and links to video or audio clips that might MORE

Child and youth news of the week

CBC News: Former foster kids reclaim Indigenous culture through fashion Kimberley Bulletin: B.C. program to help foster kids enter adulthood a mixed bag of experiences CTV News: ‘It’s not an expense, it’s an investment’: Oxfam Canada demands universal childcare The Vancouver Sun: Halena Seiferling: B.C. child-care spending shows the power MORE