Supporting LGBTQ Youth

Adolescent youth who have been rejected by their families for being LGBTQ are over 8 times more likely to attempt suicide than their peers. The Children's Aid Foundation is a proud supporter and ally of L...

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...

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...

Toronto Life: From Privilege to Poverty

Originally published by Toronto Life on November 19, 2014. This incredible, true story of a young woman's journey from the halls of Toronto's elite private schools to living on the street as a drug addict to h...