This Holiday, Change a Future

With the holiday season upon us, many are turning their focus towards supporting the most vulnerable members of our community. From youth living in foster care, to those who have recently transitioned to indepe...

BLOG: Heart Growth

Written by Jessica, a former youth in care and Children's Aid Foundation ambassador.  Recently, I’ve started a new role working with youth in care. Working with children in care has allowed me to love bigger t...

November is Adoption Awareness Month

November marks Adoption Awareness Month across Ontario, an opportunity to shine the spotlight on adoptive families and youth in care who are eligible for adoption. While the Children's Aid Foundation doesn't fa...
Team Hope Leonie The Buzz

#TeamHOPE Spotlight: Leonie Tomlinson

The Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon (STWM) is less than two weeks away, and members of the Foundation's #TeamHOPE can't wait to tie-up their runners and hit the pavement in support of vulnerable kids acr...

Recognition Night 2016 in Review

It was a wonderful evening of celebration at our 17th annual Recognition Night. Honouring the strength and resilience of our funding recipients and the generosity of our donors and volunteers, the Foundation on...

YOUNG PEOPLE IN PROFILE: JEMAL

For many youth from care, prevention support is critical to strengthening community resources for families and youth. Services such as family support, attachment parenting, family counselling, and community p...

YOUNG PEOPLE IN PROFILE: BREANNA

For many youth from care, education is often a key to breaking cycles of past abuse and neglect, and building a foundation for future employment and financial independence. Unfortunately, with the added stresso...

The Bus Ride Home Project

Developing supports for youth with child welfare experience to  thrive in their lives and in leading sector change. "Maybe us foster kids had these hardships because we are meant for greatness. Meant t...