We live, work and play on the traditional territories of the Lkwungen (Esquimalt and Songhees), Malahat, Pacheedaht, Scia’new, T’Sou-ke and W̱SÁNEĆ, (Pauquachin, Tsartlip, Tsawout, Tseycum) peoples.
Formed in 2014, the Child and Youth Health Network was a multi-stakeholder collaborative that attempted to align organizations and initiatives in the capital region of British Columbia to improve the health and well-being of children and youth.
The network was an experimental initiative. After four years of work, it disbanded. This website documents some of what we learned..
Child and Youth Health Network
The network emerged as a response to the need for a fresh approach. In the beginning, partners from health, education and community-based sectors agreed that we needed to align our efforts in order to improve to the health and well-being of children and youth in our region.
VISION: Communities supporting healthy kids, growing into healthy adults, raising healthy kids.
MISSION: The Child and Youth Health Network aligns to ensure children and youth in the Capital Region thrive.
The following funders supported the work of the network: