YouthCAN (Communication, Advocacy and Networking) is a multi-component program for youth in care of Children’s Aid Societies across Ontario, and Children’s Aid staff who work with them. The functions of YouthCAN are facilitated by the Ontario Association of Children’s Aid Societies.
- Advocacy (YPAAG)
- Resources supporting youth in transition (RSYT)
- Networking, skill building, education, and leadership events
- OACAS Awards for youth in care (Scholarships, bursaries, and grants)
- Health coverage benefits (ABI) for former youth in care