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Ontario Association of Children's Aid Societies

Service: YouthCAN

Contact Information
Office Phone 416-987-7725
Toll Free Phone 1-800-718-1797
Fax 416-366-8317
Primary Contact Taina Mayberry, Youth Programs Coordinator; Email:
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Youth Communication, Advocacy and Networking advocates for youth in care of Ontario Children's Aid Societies * promotes youth input into policy, programs and activities * Youth Policy Advisory and Advocacy Group (YPAAG) -- leadership development training * Networking Zone Groups -- relationship building and resource sharing between Children's Aid Societies and 6 regional youth groups * Communication -- includes Resources Supporting Youth in Transition (RSYT), newsletter, online resources and annual conference * no direct service to public
Hours Administration -- Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Ontario
Boundaries Ontario
Eligibility Youth 13-21 years in care or receiving Extended Care and Maintenance supports
Application Call or visit website for information
Languages English
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Toronto Downtown Central
Address & Map
75 Front St E, Suite 308
Toronto, ON M5E 1V9
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Intersection Church St and Front St E
Physical Access Wheelchair accessible - call for details
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Child Welfare/Family Services Associations ; Internet Information Resources ~ Adoption/Foster Care Issues ~ Youth Issues ; Issue Advocacy ~ Adoption/Foster Care Issues

Agency Overview

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