Posted on Nov 1, 2020
October already!? Wow...this year has felt different than any other. As we’ve all been adapting to the pandemic, time has felt very unusual. Two months until the new year feels surreal! We hope you’ve been finding your way through this year, and hopefully getting to enjoy Halloween at the end of the month!
As for us? We have been working hard on getting Thrive: One Province at a Time, our
Posted on Oct 1, 2020
September brings our final few weeks of summer and the shift into back to school and a season change. With our most recent project wrapping up, we have said goodbye to our youthexperts Online team, and are focusing our time on the new resources our Online Design Lab group created!
We moved our traditional in-person Design Lab to a virtual format, and it was a ton of fun. Our Online Design Lab
Posted on Sep 1, 2020
August was an interesting month for our team; we wrapped up our youthexperts Online group and hosted our first online Design Lab! It was bittersweet to wrap up our final few meetings that included a reunion at the end of the month. Our final few individual sessions were extra special to host; you MUST stay tuned for what's to come. This group of young people are making amazing impacts in their
Posted on Aug 21, 2020
This month was such a blast with our youthexperts online group! Hosting a webinar series to empower young people to bring their ideas to life has been a highlight for us during the pandemic. We all know how stressful these times have been, and we have all had to make shifts in our day to day lives to accommodate COVID19. Let me tell you, this group of young people have been incredibly inspiring to
Posted on Jul 23, 2020
June has been an exciting month for us as our youthexperts on-line group went into full swing! As you may remember we opened the call for youth across Canada who are mental health advocates in their own communities and have projects and initiatives they want to bring to life. When we knew that we had to bring our group on-line, we started some serious brainstorming. We know this pandemic has
Posted on Jun 9, 2020
We have had a wonderful May prepping, planning, and launching the next chapter of the Canada Service Corps project! As the pandemic continues to affect our lives, we are all adjusting to working from home. Our on-line cohort was launched this month with a vibrant and warm group of young people who are stretched across Canada. Each participant came to the table with their own project ideas of how
Posted on May 6, 2020
April saw the beginnings of our next CSC chapter; and the creation of our online youthexperts cohort. We opened the application to youth across Canada who have a plan or initiative they want to bring to life in their own communities, and the applicants came pouring in! Because of the current climate, we decided the online forum was the best way to still be proactive and keep everyone healthy. We