Updates From Community Partners

  • Sept 2021: Read the "Building Bigger Connections Research Report" by Big Brothers Big Sisters of Canada, in partnership with York University and the University of Victoria, which highlights the positive effects of mentoring and the impact it has on their mental health and wellbeing.

  • The City of Brampton launched a new performing arts Internship and Co-op Program for Black and Indigenous Youth.

  • Through the Premier's Council on Equality of Opportunity, the Province is gathering feedback on the Black Youth Action Plan from individuals and organizations in Ontario's Black communities.

  • Rogers: Connecting students of low income families for success with affordable internet connections.

  • Telus Mobility for Good Program: A partnership between TELUS and the Children's Aid Foundation of Canada, it offers eligible young people from foster care with a free phone and two-year data plan at no cost.