Former Youth in Care Establishes Scholarship

Written by Meaghan Martin, former youth in care & child welfare advocate. A couple of years ago, I had the pleasure of being featured in The Buzz regarding my own experiences in the foster care system an...

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...

YOUNG PEOPLE IN PROFILE: CHRISTINA

In continuation of our Young People in Profile series, this month we're focusing on CHRISTINA and the pursuit of employment for young people from the child welfare system. CHRISTINA is a former youth in care wh...

YOUNG PEOPLE IN PROFILE: MELISSA

At the Children's Aid Foundation, we are always thinking about how we can share the authentic, lived experiences of young people from the child welfare system. Like the children and youth currently living in ca...

Recognition Night 2015: Oh What a Night!

https://vimeo.com/140931400 For another year, the Children's Aid Foundation marked the outstanding achievements of its students and donors at our annual Recognition Night. Hosted against the beautiful backdr...