Cooking Towards Independence

“I absolutely enjoyed myself. I think the 'Kitchen Jam' is a fantastic program for youth – cooking, social skills, in a new environment.” - Cooking Towards Independence Project participant. The Cooking Tow...

YOUNG PEOPLE IN PROFILE: CASSANDRA

May 14th marks Children and Youth in Care Day across Ontario. This day of celebration, initiated by the “Our Voice, Our Turn: Youth Leaving Care Hearings”, honours the strength and resilience of the nearly 67,0...

Camp Experiences Go Beyond the Bonfire

Camp is not only a meaningful experience for thousands of young people across Canada, but for many a rite of passage. Learning wilderness survival skills and how to steer a canoe is only one element of the jour...

Am I My Brother’s Keeper?

Written by Matthew Powell, an ambassador for the Foundation and former young person in care. Despite the various challenges I have had to overcome throughout my journey, I think that overall life has been ra...

Children of the Crown: The Challenge for Canada

Written by Matthew Powell, an ambassador for the Foundation and former young person in care. My name is Matthew and I am an undergraduate student at York University in psychology and history and aspire to be...