BLOG: A Place Where I Belong

Written by Crystal Groves, a member of our Young People’s Advisory Council and former young person in care. I first experienced the child welfare system when I was 11 years old. At that time, I came into fos...

BLOG: New Year, New Opportunities

Written by Shyanne Nichols, a member of our Young People’s Advisory Council and former young person in care. As a new member of the Young People's Advisory Council (YPAC), I honestly can’t express how excite...

Healing, Glee, & a Wife-to-Be

Written by Kristy Graves, a member of our Young People’s Advisory Council and former young person in care. Growing up, it was hard to believe I was loved. In my head, my parents hadn’t loved me enough to fig...

The Evolving Self

Written by Cheyanne Ratnam, @CheyRatnam, a member of our Young Person’s Advisory Council, former young person in care, CaFdn Ambassador, S.S.W., B.S.W., M.S.W. Now that August is here, it's becoming more of a ...

These Voices

Written by Kristy Graves, a member of our Young People’s Advisory Council and former young person in care. For almost two years now I have been blessed to be part of the Young Person’s Advisory Council (YPAC) ...