Setting the standard

The provincial Deparment of Social Development is currently engaged in a review process of the existing Child in Care Standards. As a way of including youth in care in the development of these standards, the Department recently agreed to allow the NBYICN to develop a series of consultation sessions for...

Post-Secondary Students wanted for full-time summer employment at Camp Tippy Canoe

We are looking for post-secondary education students to fill full-time staffing positions at our summer camp. Camp Tippy Canoe is an outdoor adventure program for at-risk youth that we run out of our beautiful base camp on North Lake (near Canterbury, NB). From our base camp, we run canoe trips along the scenic...

Centre of Excellence Consultation Report

Last year, the Government of New Brunswick announced they would be building a residential facility for youth mental health in the Campbellton region. Known as the Centre of Excellence, the facility has a primary goal of providing for New Brunswick youth who find themselves in need of more intensive support...

NBYICN Newsletter – Winter 2016

Our NBYICN coordinator has been very busy these last few months. Between organizing the first provincial summit for youth in care, coordinating a number of events for the 2nd annual NB youth in care day, and pulling together a string of cooking workshops and other such projects, the network continues to...

The Rosemary McCain McMillin Scholarship

The Rosemary McCain McMillin Scholarship is awarded to young people who are or who were in the care of the Province of New Brunswick and who are looking to pursue studies at the graduate level. The scholarship covers up to $5,000 of the cost of post-secondary tuition and fees. The...
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