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...

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...