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Oct 21, 2013


The Globe & Mail's series on child care in Canada includes six major articles, a number of supplementary articles and commentaries and an online poll asking ''Based on your experience, are you happy with the availability and cost of daycare in Canada?''




Sep 10, 2013

 




Jul 25, 2013

The Board of Directors of the National Alliance for Children and Youth (NACY) invites you to attend the Annual General Meeting on Tuesday, September 10, 2013 at 1 pm EDT. 
 
The AGM will be hosted in the Boardroom of the Public Policy Forum, located at 130, Albert Street, Suite 1405, Ottawa (Ontario). This year, thanks to the J.W.



Jul 16, 2013

The National Alliance for Children and Youth (NACY) is inviting the nomination of candidates for its Board of Directors to be considered for the slate of nominees to be presen



Mar 27, 2013

The National Alliance for Children and Youth is inviting nominations for young people ages 18 - 24 to participate in a national youth engagement session in T



Feb 10, 2013









DR. CLYDE HERTZMAN

Source: Human Early Learning Partnership, UBC, February 10, 2013



Sep 13, 2012


NACY held its Annual General Meeting in Mississauga, Ontario on September 13, 2012. We welcomed two new Board Members: Gordon Floyd (Children's Mental Health Ontario) and Barbara Willet (Health Nexus Santé) and bid adieu to Jennifer Dickson (Leslie Entreprises) and Dave Farthing (YOUCAN). This past year has been one of building up our outreach and emphasizing the importance of partnerships.

Read our 2011-12 Annual Report.


Sep 13, 2012


The National Alliance for Children and Youth (NACY) recently honoured Peter Dudding, past Chair of the Board, with the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal. Awarded to Canadians who have built and continue to build a caring society and country through their services and achievements, the medal was presented during NACY’s Annual General Meeting in Mississauga, Ontario on September 13, 2012.
 


Sep 10, 2012


How the System Works and How to Work the System is a primer on the "art and science of public-policy advocacy." With examples and tips on preparation and mind-set, strategy and tactics, this session has relevance whether the subject at issue is legislation or policy, at City Hall or on Parliament Hill, involving a local bureaucrat or a federal minister.


Aug 13, 2012


For the notice, agenda and materials of the Annual General please see :
Annual General Meeting Notice and Agenda




May 23, 2012

Designed to strengthen public confidence in the charitable and nonprofit sector, the program is one of the first-of-its-kind globally at a national level. Read more


Mar 26, 2012

On March 26, 2012 the federal government tabled their 2011 budget. NACY has gathered links to the federal budget documents, a selection of responses from child care, social policy and labour groups. More materials will be added as they become available.

Budget 2011




Mar 9, 2012

The past five years have seen significant challenges for many organizations in the social sector, particularly those whose projects and activities address Pan-Canadian issues and who have been funded through programs of the Government of Canada.

 




Mar 27, 2012

As the Canadian economy rebounds from a severe recession, employment prospects are on the minds of Canadians everywhere. In particular, youth unemployment rates reached far beyond the national average, and have yet to come back down to the level demonstrated by other age groups.




Apr 24, 2012

The past five years have seen significant challenges for many organizations in the social sector, particularly those whose projects and activities address Pan-Canadian issues and who have been funded through programs of the Government of Canada.




Jan 30, 2012

Dr. Paul Kershaw is traveling across the country asking Canadians to consider carefully what can be done to address the reality that Canada has become a country in which it is harder to raise a family today than it was a generation ago. Come join NACY for a brown bag lunch on Wednesday, February 8, 2012.



Feb 6, 2012

The session will provide a unique opportunity for child & youth sector leaders to gather and to “take stock” of the sector in Canada, to share their knowledge and experience, and to provide guidance and advice that will be shared nationally on how to survive and grow during challenging times. For more information, email info@nacy.ca.



Sep 6, 2011

Come attend our AGM on September 22 to hear about NACY's activities over the past year and a presention by Katherine Scott (Vanier Institute) on the changing demographics, socio-economic factors and trends that will impact our work in the sector.