Children & Youth in Care Day 2017

*Pictured above, Young People's Advisory Council at the CAF Gala, Teddy Bear Affair. (Tolu, Riley, Shyanne, Brittany, Jemal, Alisha, & Crystal) Written by Brittany Herbold and Shyanne Nichols, two member...

Hope for the Holidays Campaign Raises Over $200k

We are thrilled to announce that through our Hope for the Holidays campaign, including donations to Holiday Hope, Fill the Sleigh, holiday cards, and our Holiday Season Celebration, we raised over $200,000 for ...

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...

A Foster Mother Reflects on the Holidays

*Pictured above: Stacey's children and foster children waiting for Santa. My name is Stacey, and becoming a foster parent changed my life. In October of 2007, my husband and I decided to enroll in the re...

Supporting At-Risk Youth Through Financial Literacy

With the generous support of Citi Canada funding, the Children’s Aid Foundation has been able to support the Pape Adolescent Resource Centre’s (PARC) Financial Literacy Training and Pre-Employment Program for a...

YOUNG PEOPLE IN PROFILE: RAQUEL

There are currently 30,000 children and youth in care eligible for adoption in Canada, yet of this number, only 2,000 are adopted each year. Many of these young people have been abused, neglected, and/or ...