Kids Take Over
Posted on October 29th, 2019

November 20th is National Child Day. In recognition and celebration of this important day, UNICEF has launched #KidsTakeOver, an initiative to make National Child Day stand out and give children and youth a […]

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A Community Child and Youth Well-being Survey Update
Posted on October 29th, 2019

Phase 1 of the Community Child and Youth Well-being Survey is underway (click here for a refresher about the project)! CYPT is leading the engagement and co-design process in the […]

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Community Updates
Posted on October 28th, 2019

Healthy Babies Healthy Children Update In June, the Healthy Babies Healthy Children (HBHC) program changed the model for postpartum screening as a pilot at Cambridge Memorial Hospital (CMH) and it […]

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‘Water’ You Drinking?
Posted on October 28th, 2019

Written by local mom, Lisa Collins After six weeks of off and on flu-like symptoms, and no concrete answer from our family doctor, we took it upon ourselves to seek […]

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Developing the 2019-2020 Work Plan and revised Theory of Change
Posted on September 26th, 2019 image of toddler playing with toys on a white background

Over the summer of 2019, the Children and Youth Planning Table (CYPT) was be focused on developing the 2019-2020 Work Plan and revised Theory of Change to support collectively moving […]

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August E-News Bulletin
Posted on August 27th, 2019

The newest E-News Bulletin is now available online. Read and learn more about… Our next CYPT meeting Stories of Working Differently Smart Waterloo Region 2.0 Child and Youth Wellbeing Survey And […]

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Community Updates
Posted on August 27th, 2019

RBC Future Launch Community Challenge The RBC Future Launch Community Challenge is a call to action for youth, and an opportunity to bring young leaders to the decision-making table as […]

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Smart Waterloo Region 2.0
Posted on August 26th, 2019

Since the results of the Smart Cities Challenge were announced in May of 2019, service providers, community members, children and youth have been asking what now?  What are the next […]

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A Steering Committee Update
Posted on August 26th, 2019

To support awareness and understanding of the work happening within the Steering Committee, it has been decided to determine up to 3 Key Messages (or takeaways) at the end of […]

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Early Development Instrument Data is Here!
Posted on August 26th, 2019 image of toddler playing with toys on a white background

The 2017/2018 Early Development Instrument (EDI) data for Waterloo Region is now available.  At this time two reports are online: EDI Summary Report: A snapshot of children’s developmental health at […]

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