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Links


Abuse

www.stopitnow.com - Sexual Abuse Prevention, Vermont

www.bcifv.org/index.shtml - B.C. Institute Against Family Violence



Adoption

www.library.adoption.com
Resource and Connection site for Adoptors and Adoptees



Awards

http://www.nscouncilfamily.org/ - Youth Achievement Awards



Bursaries/Scholarships

http://www.nscouncilfamily.org/ - Nova Scotia Council for the Family

http://www.hfxcasfoundation.org/ - Children’s Aid Society of
Halifax Foundation



Child Welfare Organizations

www.childwelfare.ca - Child Welfare League of Canada 
Resource Centre



Creative Journal/Expressive Arts

www.luciac.com - Dr. Lucia Capacchione



Depression/Suicide

http://kidshelp.sympatico.ca/en/ - Kids Help Phone           



Directories

www.gov.ns.ca/coms/files/links.asp  - Department of Community Services: A collection of links of interest including N.S. Youth Secretariat, Youth Entrepreneurship, Youth Employability Project, and Youth Homelessness

www.nsnet.org/regionhes.html - Province-wide organizations, agencies, and regional community support groups

www.nsnet.org/leo/peopleplacesprograms  - People Places Programs: a province-wide directory of services and programs offered in areas of concern to people with disabilities, their families, and their service providers



Education

www.choices.org  - An interactive seminar on the importance of education for middle and high school students

www.dal.ca - Dalhousie University

www.ukings.ns.ca - University of King's College

www.msvu.ca - Mount Saint Vincent University

www.stmarys.ca - St. Mary's University

www.nscc.ns.ca - Nova Scotia Community College



Employability

http://www.youthemployabilityproject.ca/page.php?pid=2 -
Youth Employability Project

http://www.phoenixyouth.ca/programs.asp?page=33 -
Phoenix Learning and Employment Centre



Employment

www.youth.gc.ca  - Government of Canada

www.jobsearchservices.ca  - Job Search

www.novascotiajobshop.ca – Job Search



Foster Care

www.fosterfamilies.ns.ca  - Federation of Foster Families of Nova Scotia



Group Homes

http://www.halifaxyouth.com/ - A.D.C.R.F.



Health/Sexuality

www.canadian-health-network.ca - Canadian Health Network           

www.pphalifax.ca - Planned Parenthood



Media 

www.hfxnews.com - The Daily News

www.herald.ns.ca - The Chronicle-Herald

www.globeandmail.com  - The Globe and Mail

www.thecoast.ca – The Coast

www.cbc.ca – CBC Radio/Television


Ombudsman—Youth Issues

www.gov.ns.ca/ombu/Child_Ombud/default.asp  - Nova Scotia Children's Ombudsman's Office

 

Publications

www.youthincare.ca 

The National Youth in Care Network exists to voice the opinions and concerns of youth in and from care and promote the improvement of services for them. NYICN is the only national constituency-driven consumer-focused organization in the Canadian child welfare sector. It is the longest-running national child welfare organization in Canada, and the oldest national youth-directed organization in Canada.

Research: http://www.youthincare.ca/resources/research.html

Tools & Manuals: http://www.youthincare.ca/resources/tools.html

 

http://www.teensnowtalk.com  

Teens Now Talk - Atlantic Canadian teen magazine and website written by teens, for teens! Today's inspiring and creative teens present real teen issues and solutions in the form of poetry, short stories, and art plus sections on teen music, quizzes, fashion, beauty and health...Be Seen, Be heard, Be the Voice of your future and write your world.

www.ypp.net  

Young People’s Press

Young People’s Press is a North American news service that empowers a large network of youth and young adult writers to have a voice in the mainstream media and a space at the table of public opinion. YPP articles have been published in approximately 220 newspapers in Canada and 300 papers in the United States as well as on many Internet sites. YPP wants to showcase the issues young people care about, be it pop culture, politics or social issues.

 

http://www.nscouncilfamily.org/YIC.htm

Youth in Care Resources 

Transitional resources for youth in care and child welfare service providers. The mission of The Nova Scotia Council for the Family is to work on behalf of the well-being of all children and families in Nova Scotia. The Council is a registered charity made up of member organizations who serve children and/or families in the province.


Social Workers

www.nsasw.org  - Nova Scotia Association of Social Workers



Youth Focus

www.heartwood.ns.ca/about.shtml - HeartWood

www.leaveoutviolence.com/english/support_love.htm - Leave Out ViolencE

www.youthincare.ca  - National Youth in Care Network

www.chebucto.ns.ca/CommunitySupport/YSJ/ysj.html - Youth for Social Justice Network, Nova Scotia

www.ldans.ns.net.org - Learning Disabilities Association of Nova Scotia

www.youthlinkhalifax.ca - Youth Resources in Halifax (created by Laing House)



Other

www.dictionary.com - Online Dictionary

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