The Young Canada Works Program

The Young Canada Works program in both official languages provides grants to employers who want to hire students for summer positions. The program can cover 50% of the student’s salary if you are a private company, and up to 70% of the salary if you are a not-for-profit organization. The program has several purposes and

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Get Plugged In! Innovative ways for youth to get involved with their communities.

www.getpluggedin.ca – provides links to different ways for youth to get involved in their communities and different activities. An initiative of Ophea which is a not-for-profit organization that champions healthy, active living in schools and communities through quality programs and services, partnerships and advocacy, and is led by the vision that all children and youth

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Youth Opportunities Fund

Are you 12-29 years of age? Looking to make a change your community? Do you have a great idea? Read Stream 2 application details (pdf) Complete Eligibility form by December 17, 2013 Talk to us! yof@otf.ca 416.963.4927 416.963.7905 (TTY) Share With your networks and other young leaders #YOFatOTF   The Youth Opportunities Fund provides grants

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2013 Child Welfare Report

2013 Child Welfare Report The Ontario Association of Children’s Aid Societies (OACAS) published the 2013 Child Welfare Report, providing recommendations to the government to help improve and advance child welfare in Ontario. The priorities speak specifically to the recommendations arising from the report of the Commission for Sustainable Child Welfare, Realizing a Sustainable Child Welfare

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