EVENTS & PROGRAMS

The Future is Now!

The Future is Now! Interested in a career in tech? Explore the possibilities from a range of professions, network and connect with industry professionals and fellow current and former YIC. Interactive games and prizes to be won! 

*Open Province Wide

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OECT X YMCA

Insight, tips and tools to best prepare for your future and career! 💼

See the resources Provided below and on our career tips page.

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Paint Night!

Unwind for the weekend with some guided art with peers

Paint Night & Chill with us! 

*Supplies will be provided

*This is a targeted event for those served  

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OECT X SHERIDAN

Exploration Nights!

Open province-wide. All those currently or formerly in the care of CAS. 

 

One More Week to go, secure your spot now!

Learn more about what Sheridan College has to offer, tips & tools to excel in school, ask questions, win prizes and more in this informative two-day event.

Attend one day or both.

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Celebratting Woment & Girls!

Celebrating & acknowledging the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of Women & Girls!

Open Province Wide, all are welcome. A targeted event for those current or formerly in care of CAS. 

  • Community Connection and Mentorship

  • Discussion on Women's equality & notable events in Canadian Women’s history, learn more about the powerful Women who created change

  • Live entertainment, games and prizes to be won! 🎤🥳

From challenge comes change, so let's all #ChooseToChallenge!

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2021 Vision Reset

*Materials will be provided for those who RSVP by Feb 12.

*Targeted event for youth who reside in the Peel, Halton or Dufferin region. 

Join us for our virtual vision board party. This is a fun and engaging activity for everyone to focus on their vision for 2021. By attending this virtual vision board party, you will not only get to see your peers but it would also encourage everyone to DREAM and MANIFEST their future!

During this 2 hour session, we will be working on

  • Discussing mindfulness and wellbeing

  • Setting personal goals and

  • Creating our boards together

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Celebrating Black History!
Black History Month Virtual Celebration
Winter Wellnesss ☃️

As we approach the end of the year, OECT Peel and Halton CAS would like invite you all to our last event for 2020!

The Winter Wellness Hangout is on December 23rd from 5:15 - 7:00pm. 

This virtual celebration is jam packed with activities by the youth, for the youth!

Join us for a night of festivities & celebration, with plenty of games & prizes to win!

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Think, Dream, Be Big!

Networking event for youth in and formerly in foster care. 

Get the opportunity to connect to professional contacts, role models or mentors in our community!

For more information on professional mentors and leaders, networking, resume, interview, LinkedIn top tips and more-- visit our event page:

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Know your Rights!

✊🏿 Know your rights and responsibilities navigating the justice system 


✊🏾 Have an open discussion regarding Racism and Anti-black Racism experienced in the community


✊🏽Hear lived experiences from youth in and formerly in the care of The Children’s Aid Society


✊🏼 Receive expert advice and guidance from Industry Professionals


✊🏻 Encourage youth to network with other likeminded youth in and formerly in the care of the children’s aid society

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Resilient Entrepreneur

Join us on Tuesday June 9th for our second event! 

 

All things entrepreneurship & being your own boss.

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Kick Off !

WOW! We had over 200 youths from across Ontario join us. 

Thank you for tuning-in and being a part of the conversation!

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