Re-launch of the Centre for Safe Schools and Communities Speaker’s Bureau!

The University of the Fraser Valley’s Centre for Safe Schools and Communities has updated the Speaker’s Bureau for your convenience. The Speakers Bureau is a community resource that lists more than 70 provincially accessible workshops featuring topics related to safety, health, social responsibility, and social justice to support the well-being of children and youth in […]

New Fact Sheet on Parental Separation and Young Children Just Released

“Parental Separation of Young Children” reviews the importance of maintaining the parent – child bond amid situations where attachment can become strained. This may occur as a result of parental incarceration, divorce, military deployment, or even death. Secure parent-child attachments provide children with internal resources to support their social and emotional well-being highlighting the importance […]

New Report on Youth Substance Abuse

Just released by the Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse, Childhood and Adolescent Pathways to Substance Use Disorders investigates the different ways in which youth can be positively and negatively influenced to make decisions regarding substance use. Focusing on the influences of peers and family, the report highlights that prevention needs to occur early in life […]