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No Ordinary Day

Written by Arthur Gallant, @ArthurGallant27, CAF ambassador and former young person in care. Friday September 18th, 2015 was no ordinary day for me nor will it be a day I ever forget. As I stood outside the To...
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The Power of Education

Written by Arthur Gallant, @ArthurGallant27, CAF ambassador and former young person in care. I’ll never for get the words one foster mother told me when I was 11-years-old. She told me that because I was a Cro...
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I am a Graduate

Written by Arthur Gallant, @ArthurGallant27, CAF ambassador and former young person in care. There are many things we’re all certain we won’t become or accomplish in our lifetimes; winning the lottery, steppin...
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Believing in Myself

Written by Arthur Gallant, @ArthurGallant27, CAF ambassador and former young person in care. For most of my life I feel like I have not been told what I am capable of doing; instead I’ve been told what I’m inc...
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Free Spin, Second Chances

Written by Arthur Gallant, @ArthurGallant27, CAF ambassador and former young person in care. Anybody that knows me knows that Wheel of Fortune is by far my favourite show in the entire world.  To many people W...
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On Loneliness and Success

Written by Arthur Gallant, @ArthurGallant27, CAF ambassador and former young person in care. I’m frequently asked to describe what it was like growing up in the care of the Children’s Aid Society. What it was ...
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Everyone Deserves a Role Model

Written by Arthur Gallant, @ArthurGallant27, CAF ambassador and former young person in care. It's normal for most kids and youth to have a role model, somebody they can look up to and aspire to be like. That p...
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The Future is Now

Written by Arthur Gallant, @ArthurGallant27, CAF ambassador and former young person in care. For many young people, going to school is a normal part of life. But what happens when your life is interrupted by a...
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When the Kids Aren’t Alright

Written by Arthur Gallant, @ArthurGallant27, CAF ambassador and former young person in care. We’ve all been there --- in line at the grocery store and witnessing a young child throwing what appears to be a tan...