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The Child Rights in the Community Context magazine is for anyone who works with children and families.
This quick-read newsletter pulls material from the Canadian Journal of Children’s Rights of interest to family support practitioners and the organizations for which they work. Find tips, suggestions, and evidence-based practices that will encourage shared accountability for children’s well-being and increase the visibility of children as individuals in your community.
In Issue 1, practitioners can learn about:
adopting a rights framework for action
how to incorporate meaningful child participation into your organization’s practices
“dos” and “don’ts” for supporting new Canadian families whose children may have been traumatized by war
the importance of children’s rights
In Issue 2, practitioners can learn about:
ideal learning spaces
child rights facts and myths
child rights-based approaches (CRBA)
how to practice a CRBA at the community level
the importance of children’s rights in the context of indigenous experiences
In Issue 3, practitioners can learn about:
connecting families to child vaccine information
a recent shift in childhood studies
the right to play
In Issue 4 (a special issue on the rights of indigenous children), practitioners can learn about:
action-oriented hopes for the future of First Nations youth living in remote communities
information on supporting children’s rights
a condensed memoir of living in a residential school