Youth in Care Canada (also known as the National Youth in Care Network) is an organization driven by youth and alumni from care. We are committed to Making Connections and Making Change.

Youth in Care Canada exists to voice the opinions and concerns of youth in and from care and promote the improvement of services for them.

We are the only national constituency-driven consumer-focused organization in the child welfare sector. We are the longest-running national child welfare organization in Canada, and the oldest national youth-directed organization in Canada.

Catching Up with Four Ken Dryden Scholarship Recipients! June 1, 2014 Dreaming of success is one thing; receiving support and encouragement to pursue it is another. Here is an update from 4 past recipients of the Ken Dryden Scholarship for youth in and from care. >> read more



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Every time a youth in care moves to a new school, they fall approximately six months behind. Youth in care can move anywhere from 1 to 10 times a year.