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Sara Austin

Kids Are Worth the Risk

It's that time of year again – when New Year's resolutions are made (and sometimes quickly broken). CFC's founder and CEO, Sara Austin, shares how following through on one resolution made an impact on her advocacy efforts for kids in Canada.


CBC Kids features the Young Canadians’ Parliament!

Check out this great story by CBC Kids News on the Young Canadians’ Parliament and the importance of listening to children’s voices in Canada’s response to COVID-19. From education to mental health, youth like Farah and Roman have something to say to Members of Parliament and the Senate!


Children’s Voices Need to be Heard

Sitting in the Prime Minister’s Office, 10-year-old Roman made a passionate plea I will never forget: 18 is just a number. His conviction was almost jarring. Without reservation, he spoke about children’s rights, their need to be heard – at any age – and his frustration with not being...


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