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YOUNG PEOPLE IN PROFILE: CHEYANNE

CHEYANNE, 29 CHEYANNE entered foster care at the age of 14, following years of verbal and physical abuse at home. After entering care, she was able to find the stability needed to begin her healing journey. A ...

Corsage Project: Helping Fairytales Come True

Each year, The Corsage Project's Boutique Ball, in support of the Children's Aid Foundation, provides an opportunity for at-risk girls across Toronto and the GTA to feel beautiful, inside and out. Supplying bra...
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Holiday Season Celebration Spreads Cheer

This year's Holiday Season Celebration once again welcomed foster children and families from across the Greater Toronto Area, in an afternoon of giving and fun. Sponsored by our Toy Partner, Spin Master, Celebr...
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five14 Talks Preview

Now in its second year, the Children's Aid Foundation's five14 Talks are set to inspire innovative change on Friday, May 13th, 2016. Bringing together thought-leaders and advocates from across the child welfare...
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YOUNG PEOPLE IN PROFILE: CASSANDRA

May 14th marks Children and Youth in Care Day across Ontario. This day of celebration, initiated by the “Our Voice, Our Turn: Youth Leaving Care Hearings”, honours the strength and resilience of the nearly 67,0...
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Send a Tribute Card

Send a card to suit any occasion! At the Children's Aid Foundation, we know there are special moments in life that deserve to be celebrated or honoured. Our children and young people sometimes miss out on those...
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YOUNG PEOPLE IN PROFILE: CHRISTINA

In continuation of our Young People in Profile series, this month we're focusing on CHRISTINA and the pursuit of employment for young people from the child welfare system. CHRISTINA is a former youth in care wh...
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BLOG: Meet Suitcase Party Ambassador, Kristy

Kristy, this year's fabulous Suitcase Party ambassador and young professional, also happens to be a former youth in care. In anticipation of our exclusive party, happening this Thursday, February 25th, we c...
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BLOG: A Place Where I Belong

Written by Crystal Groves, a member of our Young People’s Advisory Council and former young person in care. I first experienced the child welfare system when I was 11 years old. At that time, I came into fos...