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A New National Coalition to End Youth Homelessness

The New B.P


The most significant strength of the Learning Community and its role within the coalition is a commitment to actively seek out and amplify the voices of youth. The work to end youth homelessness in Canada over the next ten years will only be possible if we listen to these voices.

A Way Home

Choices for Youth

a-way-homeThe launch of A Way Home: A National Coalition to End Youth Homelessness is a critical step in mobilizing the capacity of community based service providers, government, and national agencies to end youth homelessness in our country.

As a founding member and Co-chair of the National Learning Community on Youth Homelessness (Learning Community), img-thingI want to acknowledge that the launch of A Way Home is also the culmination of years of work on the part of a dedicated group of individuals, representing community based service providers, researchers and government agencies from across…

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A little bit about moi: I am a mom, a nana, a sister, a woman, a friend, a human being…a youth counsellor, Family Life Educator. I have been working in the helping profession for over 25 years and volunteered in various capacities from youths to seniors. Tournesol is my nom de plume for haiku and other Japanese form poetry here at Tournesoldansunjardin I hope you enjoy reading through my daily waka. I also have another blog "Stop the Stigma" where I may stand on my soapbox now and then and hope it will become a place to drop in and share or comment on issues important to you. In that vein this could be a great way to learn from each other. Namaste!

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