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MCA Callout for Youth Representatives

The Mohawk Council of Akwesasne would like to appoint four (4) youth council representatives, to represent the community of Akwesasne. Eligibility: The membership of the Akwesasne Youth Council shall consist of representatives, with a goal of equal gender composition, and staggered terms of two to three years. In order to be eligible to represent the […]

by ahnationtalk on May 11, 20227 Views

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MNO: Youth Wellness Connection webinar

“Let’s Chat about Métis Culture and Wellness” Thursday, May 19, 2022 7:30-8:30 PM EST For Ages: 13-17 Registration here Join us to discuss the Métis way-of-life and well-being strategies that build and support relationships with the land, culture and community. This webinar will: Create a safe space for youth to learn about Métis Culture and […]

by ahnationtalk on May 6, 202215 Views

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Indigenous Youth Leadership Conference In Dryden – CKDR

May 3, 2022 Eagle Lake First Nation is taking the lead to inspire Indigenous youth across the region. A week-long Conference is being held at the Best Western in Dryden starting today. (Tuesday) Indigenous youth from roughly seven communities in Treaty Three territory are scheduled to take part. Nicole Adams is the Youth and Recreational […]

by ahnationtalk on May 4, 202212 Views

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Youth Wellness Hubs Ontario (YWHO) receives funding for eight new hubs across Ontario

May 3, 2022, TORONTO – Youth Wellness Hubs Ontario (YWHO) has confirmed funding from the Government of Ontario for eight new Youth Wellness Hub sites. YWHO is a network of youth wellness hubs across the province that provide integrated services for youth aged 12 – 25 years old in a “one-stop shop” model. Now serving […]

by ahnationtalk on May 3, 202295 Views

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The Home Depot Canada Foundation increases investment to $125 million in support of youth experiencing homelessness

TORONTO, April 27, 2022  – The Home Depot Canada Foundation announced today it’s increasing its investment to prevent and end youth homelessness to $125 million by 2030. The foundation recently surpassed its initial $50 million pledge with more than $5 million disbursed across Canadian communities through The Orange Door Project Campaign, TradeWorx and innovation grants […]

by ahnationtalk on April 27, 202220 Views

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Ombudsman calls for transparency, consultation in planning youth custody and detention program closures

(TORONTO – April 26, 2022) Government officials’ overreliance on secrecy in planning the abrupt closure of two youth custody and detention programs in Northern Ontario last year came at a price, Ombudsman Paul Dubé says in his latest report, released today. The secure custody and detention programs at the Creighton Youth Centre in Kenora and […]

by ahnationtalk on April 26, 2022125 Views

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Youth Opportunities Fund invests $14M in projects benefiting youth and families

The Ontario Trillium Foundation (OTF) has announced the newest grant recipients of the Youth Opportunities Fund on behalf of the Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services. These investments will play a significant role in improving the wellbeing of youth and families, and specifically for Indigenous and Black communities. The Youth Opportunities Fund (YOF) invests […]

by ahnationtalk on April 11, 202216 Views

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Durham Children’s Aid Launches New Child Welfare Model to Address the Overrepresentation of Black Children and Youth In Care.

OSHAWA, ON , April 7, 2022 – As part of its ongoing commitment to challenge and dismantle systemic inequities and disproportionalities within the child welfare system, Durham Children’s Aid Society (DCAS) is pleased to announce Kasserian Ingera – The Durham Model. This first of its kind in child welfare, this three-year, community based initiative is designed […]

by ahnationtalk on April 7, 202217 Views

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Keeping Métis Children in Métis Homes | Gardé no ptsi din mèzon Métis

April 4, 2022 Supporting the welfare of Métis children and youth is a top priority for the Métis Nation of Ontario (MNO). There are currently many Métis children within the child welfare system who would benefit from the stability of a loving and compassionate household. In 2021, to encourage and facilitate the placement of Métis […]

by ahnationtalk on April 4, 202222 Views

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ITK Youth Leadership Employment Program

March 30, 2022, Ottawa, Ontario Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami has created a new program to train and engage Inuit youth aged 18-30. ITK’s Youth Leadership Employment Program will run for four months in 2022 and again over the next two years. It will give each cohort an introduction to policy advancement, communications and research work at […]

by ahnationtalk on March 30, 2022147 Views

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