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July E-News Bulletin
Posted on August 12th, 2020 two kids painting an image of a house

The e-news bulletin for July 2020 is now available to read. With many updates, including an invitation to join The Brain Story: Summer Series, this bulletin includes a message from […]

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Meena Waseem and Alison Pearson, interviewed for the Observer
Posted on July 24th, 2020

We are pleased to share an article about the Youth Impact Survey written by Sean Heeger for the Observer, in which he interviewed Meena Waseem, a youth in our community […]

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The Youth Impact Survey closes August 7
Posted on July 24th, 2020 youth impact survey logo

We are nearing the end of the pilot phase of the Youth Impact Survey. The deadline for youth to fill it in is August 7th and the draw date for […]

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A FOLLOW UP TO OUR MESSAGE FROM JUNE 16
Posted on July 23rd, 2020

Thank you again to all who were able to be at the June 23rd open space conversation about the racial justice movement and to those who participated in the follow-up […]

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CYPT CO-CHAIR
Posted on July 17th, 2020

Recruitment has been underway for the next Co-Chair of the CYPT. We are happy to announce that Goranka Vukelich, Dean of Community Services at Conestoga College has been selected! Goranka’s […]

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Youth Impact Survey
Posted on July 13th, 2020 youth impact survey logo

Your Well-Being Matters The survey takes about 20 mins to complete. You’ll get one volunteer hour and a chance to win a prize! The feedback form takes about 15 mins to complete. You’ll get another volunteer […]

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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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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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