South West Zone Event Peer Power

On Friday March 28th and Saturday March 29th, YouthCAN Southwest zone spent 2 days together in London Ontario at the Bryson Scout Camp.  They spent the first evening working on leadership and team building activities facilitated by St/ Leonard’s Society Peer Power facilitators.  The Peer Power team focused their training agenda based on areas the

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North East Cambrian College Conference

The rain couldn’t keep the youth away from having an educational weekend retreat in Sudbury, May 31to June 2, 2013. 26 youth attended the North-East zone event. The youth stayed at the Cambrian College Residence the entire weekend while they participated in recreational activities like swimming at the Laurentian University Olympic Pool, playing basketball and

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Fit for SUCCESS! 7th Annual Conference Overview

We are thrilled to open registration for the 7th Annual YouthCAN Conference, Fit for SUCCESS!  This year, the conference theme is centered around mental and physical well-being, and how being ‘fit’ in all areas, mentally, physically, academically, etc., is essential to being successful. The YouthCAN team, with advice from the conference planning committee made up of Children’s Aid Societies staff

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North East Zone Update 2013

Sudbury YouthCAN Zone held a conference on the weekend of May 31, June 1 and June 2. They had lots of great activities planned and the weekend was a great experience for everyone involved.  The group spent 2 nights 3 days at Cambrian College Residence, where they performed many fun team building activities such as

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Fun Day at the Art Gallery of Ontario!

On Saturday October 6th 2012, the Toronto Children’s Aid Societies hosted the Central Zone group event by spending the day networking at the AGO (Art Gallery of Ontario).  The group took part in some advocacy work by discussing the latest Youth Leaving Care Report, “My Real Life Book”.    They raised some interesting issues that youth

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