With support from the Ontario Trillium Foundation, the “Parents Matter” project equips parents, caregivers and adult allies with the skills, knowledge and resources they need to support children and youth facing barriers to develop emotional and social strengths.
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Check out some of the photos from the event at City Hall to celebrate Middle Childhood Day:
Stay up-to-date with publications about children 6-12, mental health and out-of-school-time programs.
Maternal Depressive Symptoms During Childhood and Risky Adolescent Health Behaviors
The results of this study suggest that exposure to maternal depressive symptoms, particularly in middle childhood, is associated with greater and earlier engagement in health risk behaviours.
Achieving Excellence: A Renewed Vision For Education in Ontario
2014 Report from the Government of Ontario
outlines goals and actions for the future of education in Ontario
Middle Childhood Matters Coalition strives on information sharing.
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Parent Resource Package
Service Provider Resource Package
Back Pocket Activity Booklet
“How OOSP’s Support Children 6-12” poster
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