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...

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 ...

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...

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...

YOUNG PERSON IN PROFILE: CRYSTAL

Access to affordable housing is a major obstacle that faces young people who are transitioning out of care. Often just 18 or 19-years-old when they move to independence, many of these youth are also struggling ...

SPOTLIGHT: The Home Base Fund

In Canada today, approximately 2,291 young people “age out” of the child welfare system every year (Conference Board of Canada 2014). For many of these youth, upon turning 18 or 19, they are expected to leave t...