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1 Breaking the Cycle Engaging youth to reduce homelessness among young people Youth Advisory Circle, Vancouver Foundation

2 Who we be… Personally Kris Shawnee Kali Professionally Vancouver Foundation

3 Our time together… Will be interactive and engaging Informative and practical Have space for curiosity and shared learning

4 Our intention Universal issue that must be told differently Honour the voices of lived experience Invite the choir to sing your song

5 Our practice Is guided by values, built upon a foundation of child rights knowledge and best practice in youth, community and philanthropic engagement

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7 Fostering Change: Perceptions on the challenges facing British Columbia youth transitioning out of government care homelessness/fosteringchange homelessness/fosteringchange

8 Who wants to watch a video?

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10 Who cares? We all do! In short, parents care about what happens to their children Strangely, well until after they turn 19 years old We care about the people close to us

11 Caring means sharing Knowledge = Empathy + Engagement

12 Influencing Will

13 Unpacking Home Those that create must be present to curate The art of flexibility Make voices visible

14 Tyee series Ask for what you need, offer what you can Take some risks Report Interactive website

15 Vancouver Sun series Educate adults in the media Highlight the positive aspects of young people From Care to Where? series and videos

16 19 th Birthday Party Context Matters Find Your Choir Go where you are invited Videos:

17 Back to our good intentions Universal issue that must be told differently Honour the voices of lived experience Invite the choir to sing your song In closing, please commit to activating one lesson you’ve heard today

18 Stay in touch! Mark Gifford – Director, Youth Homelessness Initiative Kris Archie – Manager, Youth Homelessness Initiative Youth Advisory Circle Vancouver Foundation


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