May 2017 - The Rhema Foundation Canada

10 Years of Change: Addressing Inequity in the Child Welfare System

Posted: May 2nd, 2017 in Articles

Last year, the Toronto Star published a groundbreaking article outlining systemic racism in Toronto’s child welfare system. The story was part of an ongoing investigation by the Star, fueled by a report called ‘One Vision One Voice: Changing the Child Welfare System to Better Serve African Canadians,’ published by the Ontario Ministry of Children and Youth Services through the Ontario Association of Children’s Aid Societies. While the Star article and the report highlighted the plight …