CWLC Press Releases

2010-05-06 15:27

It will challenge the global child welfare community to think about its work toward achieving the "Millennium Development Goals" and "A World Fit for Children" in the context of three global trends that have already begun to fundamentally alter the child welfare landscape and change operating assumptions.

Each year the International...
2010-04-14 13:23

The Ontario Association of Children’s Aid Societies (OACAS) released a report on the well-being of children in care.  The report makes recommendations for changes in three priority areas: services for Aboriginal children and families, adoption and youth growing up in care. Read...

2010-02-25 17:21

The Ombudsman and Child and Youth Advocate in New Brunswick has recommended sweeping changes to the child welfare system on First Nations.

The Ombudsman called for the establishment of a single First Nations Child and Family Services Office that would provide financial and administrative functions to the three agencies, and made recommendations related to funding, governance, service...

2010-01-21 15:21

The current crisis in Haiti has raised concerns about the state of vulnerable children and youth in the country and Canadian international adoption efforts. Yesterday, CWLC sent a letter to the Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister of Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism, to outline our concerns about the plight of children in Haiti. CWLC strongly recommends the creation of a Ministerial...

2010-01-21 15:16

CWLC and our members are deeply concerned about the vulnerable children and youth in Haiti. If you would like to assist children and families in Haiti, please consider a donation to SOS Children's Villages Canada through their...

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