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A partnership to develop a child and youth well-being survey
Posted on August 22nd, 2019

Together, the Children and Youth Planning Table (CYPT), UNICEF Canada, the Canadian Index of Well-being, and the Ontario Trillium Foundation are developing the prototype of a new child and youth […]

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A Superhero’s Guide to Health
Posted on August 22nd, 2019 young girl in a purple dress with a hulahoop and the healthy kids community challenge logo to the left

Making a Movie with Warm & Fuzzy Feelings Written by Beverly Ritchie I had a memorable childhood. I grew up in the “get home when you see the streetlights come […]

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Continuous Professional Learning Committee: A New CYPT Support Group!
Posted on June 17th, 2019

The Children and Youth Planning Table (CYPT) continues to grow! We are very excited to welcome the Continuous Professional Learning Committee (CPLC) into the CYPT family as our newest Support […]

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Smart Waterloo Region Proposal
Posted on May 14th, 2019

The Smart Waterloo Region proposal came together with input from children, youth, caring adults, social service, tech, education, academic and research and private sector partners who contributed to the project. […]

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Youth Engagement and Adult Allyship Resource: An Update
Posted on March 11th, 2019 Coloured Pencils

At the last full membership CYPT meeting in January, we announced that the Children and Youth Planning Table was working on a resource to support our work in meaningfully engaging […]

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The Smart Waterloo Region Proposal is in!
Posted on March 7th, 2019

Well, the big day has arrived! The Smart Waterloo Region proposal was officially submitted to Infrastructure Canada on March 5. As a representative on the SWR Advisory Committee, I wanted […]

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Communications Request Procedure
Posted on February 15th, 2019

The Communications Advisory Team has created a NEW way for members to request that information be shared through CYPT channels.  Have a tweet or news story to share?  Have you […]

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A Smart Waterloo Region Update
Posted on November 21st, 2018 Smart Waterloo Region

We heard from CYPT members that many of you were eager for more information about the Smart Waterloo Region project.  The message we sent to members is now available online.  Read and learn […]

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Shared Foundation for Practice Extended Version
Posted on July 26th, 2018 yellow, blue and red plastic monkeys holding hands across a blue sky

The Shared Foundation for Practice Extended Version is now available online! The Shared Foundation for Practice focuses on four pillars for working together with children, youth and families in our community: Informed […]

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Smart Cities Application focuses on Healthy Children and Youth
Posted on April 25th, 2018 Coloured Pencils

Our community is coming together to support healthy children and youth in new and innovative ways! The Region of Waterloo, Cities of Kitchener, Cambridge, Waterloo and Townships of Wellesley, Woolwich, […]

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