Say YES to youth engagement

  On May 3rd,  we will be hosting a full day Youth Engagement Summit that will focus specifically on youth mental health. The event will be an opportunity for high school aged students throughout the province to identify and speak together and to policy makers on issues related to mental…

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Authentic youth engagement

Last October, PFY hosted the second ever Youth Engagement Summit in NB. The event included participation from 27 schools and over 250 people from throughout the province. Over the course of the day, youth participants met in a variety of discussion formats to talk about their communities. They were asked…

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PFY June Newsletter

I share with you another edition of our wonderful newsletter, designed to show you a snapshot of our work over the past several months.  To say it has been a busy year would be a massive understatement! As you read this publication, another school year has come to a close, and…

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Aging Out of the Care System

NBYICN leader Melanie Doucet is currently working on a doctorate in Social Work at the University of McGill. Tempered by a combination of personal experience in the care system and substantial policy work at the provincial level, Melanie is positioning herself as an emerging expert in fields related to child…

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