June 2020 E-News Bulletin
Posted on July 6th, 2020 origami hearts in rainbow colours

The e-news bulletin for June 2020 is now available to read. Our focus with this bulletin is bringing back into focus belonging for children and youth.  In addition, you can […]

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A follow up to our message from June 16
Posted on June 26th, 2020

Earlier this month, CYPT Steering Committee released a statement in response to the anti-Black racism movement unfolding in our community, country and world. In follow-up, almost 50 CYPT members came […]

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Youth Engagement Coordinator
Posted on June 26th, 2020

The Astley Family Foundation has recently made an investment into the collective work of the CYPT through the creation of a new role on the Backbone Team.  This role is […]

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Stories of Working Differently
Posted on June 26th, 2020

Working differently can lead to some exciting outcomes – and CYPT members have some exciting stories to share. Kelly Bernier, Associate Director at Family and Children’s Services shares a video […]

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Keep Families Safe
Posted on June 25th, 2020

The Waterloo Region Crime Prevention Council (WRCPC) is an initiative core funded by the Region of Waterloo since 1994.  Its work is rooted in a long history of restorative justice and community […]

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A Message from the Children and Youth Planning Table
Posted on June 16th, 2020

As you know, our community has mobilized recently in response to the upsetting and (for some) eye-opening acts of anti-Black racism and intolerance in Canada, and beyond. Knowing how important […]

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May 2020 E-News Bulletin
Posted on May 26th, 2020 Mother and son out in the sun

The e-news bulletin for May 2020 is now available to read. Our focus with this bulletin is continuing to develop meaningful connections when it comes to services and supports for […]

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Stories of Working Differently
Posted on May 25th, 2020 hands holding up puzzle pieces

Making Connections If you attended the virtual CYPT meeting on May 21st, you might have noticed how much energy there was in the chat.  Even on a webinar platform, where […]

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Community Child and Youth Well-being Survey
Posted on May 25th, 2020

The CYPT, UNICEF Canada, Canadian Index of Well-being and Ontario Trillium Foundation continue our work to develop a community child and youth well-being survey! A big thank you to everyone […]

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COVID-19 Resources
Posted on March 24th, 2020 red background with the words covid-19 resources for children youth and families

FOR CHILDREN, YOUTH, AND FAMILIES Amid COVID-19, many of our partners and other community organizations have adjusted their services to be social-distancing friendly. In addition, many are are offering new […]

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