Child at Holiday Season Celebration

2019 Holiday Season Campaign and Celebration

Every year as the holidays approach, we are inspired by the initiative taken by Canadians as they come together in the spirit of the holiday season to donate and take action during a time when most are celebrat...
Sarah as a Connections Program Participant

Keeping youth connected to mental health supports

We know that young people who are exposed to abuse and neglect are almost four times more likely to be diagnosed with a mental health disorder in adulthood than their peers. This trauma is compounded when youth...
VISA Canada hosted various fundraisers

Allies in Action: VISA Canada

Here at Children's Aid Foundation of Canada, we are so thankful to have allies across the country who are committed to standing up for our most vulnerable children and youth in creative ways. We are always exci...
Camp Manitou

Allies in Action: Camp Manitou

Camp Manitou, in Parry Sound, is helping young people develop leadership, empathy, responsibility and an appreciation for social and civic action by teaching them about giving back to their communities and stan...

National Indigenous History Month

June was National Indigenous History Month, a time to recognize and honour the history, diversity, outstanding achievements, and vital leadership of Indigenous peoples in Canada. Along with our board members, y...
I am me

I Am Me, And There is No One Else I’d Rather Be

Written by Marko Berrak-Tinaz MARKO, 21, is a fourth year Undergraduate student at the University of Toronto, currently completing an Honours Bachelor of Arts Degree in Environmental and Indigenous Studies wit...
Support Youth Leaving Care

Improving housing stability for youth leaving care

When youth “age out” of the child welfare system as early as 18 years of age, they lose the supports they were provided with while in care. Children’s Aid Foundation of Canada’s Stand Up for Kids Project is hel...