Show What You Know: Therapeutic Summer Fun

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Show What You Know: Therapeutic Summer Fun

Show What You Know: Therapeutic Summer Fun

Summer Wellness in Children With the summer break well underway, your child likely has had time to adjust to a new schedule and hopefully experience some fun. With this change of pace, come opportunities for a summer of growth, development, and positive mental health. Below are three […]

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Parents’ Concern about Their Teens’ Well-Being

Parents’ Concern about Their Teens’ Well-Being

As an Information and Referral Specialist, I take calls from the public, hear their stories, provide information, and refer them to community services that can provide additional support. Reflecting on the calls I’ve taken related to youth, I have noticed parents tend to call about their teenage […]

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The Journey: Community, Connection, and Youth

The Journey: Community, Connection, and Youth

The UBC Centre for Community Engaged Learning collaborates with students and community partners to explore community-based issues. bc211 was a community-partner in the Reading Week Program this year, providing 10 UBC students with an opportunity to participate in a Multi-media Youth Engagement Project. The UBC students met […]

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The Ties that Bind: Youth and Community Connection

The Ties that Bind: Youth and Community Connection

I am an Information and Referral Specialist with bc211. I’d like to share my story with you, because my experience has shown me the value of community connection. I had just finished Grade 7 in the Philippines when my family left our homeland for a better life […]

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