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Oh Snap! Candidates Chat Recording
Posted on September 15th, 2021

We are pleased to share the recording of youth and federal candidates in Waterloo Region in conversation featuring Michele Braniff, Green Party of Canada Candidate from Cambridge Bardish Chagger, Liberal […]

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Oh Snap! Candidates Chat
Posted on September 7th, 2021

Young people in Waterloo Region are passionate about issues affecting themselves and their communities. We have been told that youth tend to feel like their voices matter less to elected […]

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Celebrating 10 years!
Posted on August 26th, 2021 sparklers

2021 marks 10 years that this collaborative has been working together to collectively move the needle on child and youth well-being in Waterloo Region.  We think that calls for a […]

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Future of Cities Survey
Posted on August 26th, 2021 two kids painting an image of a house

Smart Waterloo Region is working with Communitech on a Future of Cities Collaborative, where they are exploring how data and related technologies can be used to better serve the children […]

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Community Safety and Well-being Plan – Youth Advisory Group
Posted on August 26th, 2021

The Region of Waterloo is looking for young people (ages 14 – 25) to join a Youth Advisory Group to help develop the Community Safety and Wellbeing Plan. This plan […]

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a thank you note.
Posted on August 26th, 2021

At the end of July, CYPT backbone team members were pleased to receive an email from a grandmother in our community. She shared her gratitude for the COVID-19 resources that […]

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An Update from the CPLC
Posted on August 26th, 2021

The Continuous Professional Learning Committee Support Group has been working closely with Dr. Barbara Ward from the Waterloo Region District School Board to develop and support trauma informed learnings and […]

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An Update on Anti-Racism Learning Opportunities
Posted on August 26th, 2021

The CYPT and Immigration Partnership are continuing to discuss ways in which the two collaboratives can organize additional anti-racism learning opportunities for members of our community, keeping in mind the […]

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An update from our Youth Connectors
Posted on August 25th, 2021

The CYPT Youth Connectors are happy to share an update on their work over the last three months.  

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An Open Letter to…
Posted on June 28th, 2021

As the 2020/2021 school year comes to a close, members of the CYPT were eager to share a message with young people, parents, and those parenting. The message is one […]

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