Fond Memories of Camp

Written by Jessica Burke-Trebell, a CAF ambassador and former young person in care. Camp defined is a place with “temporary accommodations". In reality, it’s so much more than that. It’s a life-changing experi...

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...

Life…

Written by Jessica Burke-Trebell, a Foundation ambassador and former young person in care. Life... To me, life is entirely about the choices you make in conjunction with events and circumstances. Life ha...

Beverly Thomson Pays it Forward

"I see the kinds of stories that we cover every day and some of the children who fall through the cracks. I know that the programs exist out there, and if they just knew about them, or if these programs could b...

Having “it all”

Written by Matthew Powell, an ambassador for the Foundation and former young person in care. I am an intellectual by nature and an existentially broken philosopher. These two attributes of my personality hav...

Poetic ramblings of a 14-year-old

Written by Kristy Graves, a member of our Young Person's Advisory Council and former youth in care. My dad and I have never had a very good relationship. Its had it's high points over the years, and of cours...

A Seed is Just a Seed

Written by Jessica Burke-Trebell, a Foundation ambassador and former young person in care. Initially a seed is just a seed, but with the right TLC it grows into a flower. Before a flower buds it goes through...