First Call: BC Child and Youth Advocacy Coalition & Fostering Change
First Call: BC Child and Youth Advocacy Coalition supports the Fostering Change Campaign's staff and youth team to do it's work. They also house 8 other campaigns, like Living Wage for Families and the Child Poverty report card. All campaigns serve to change the policy that serve British Columbian children and youth.
First Call is a non-partisan coalition of over 108 provincial and regional organizations who have united their voices to put children and youth first in BC through public education, community mobilization, and public policy advocacy.
Coalition members work together to make sure all BC’s children and youth benefit from the 4 Keys to Success for Children and Youth:
- A strong commitment to early childhood development
- Support in transitions from childhood to youth and adulthood (Fostering Change campaign)
- Increased economic equality
- Safe and caring communities
First Call's Vision
BC’s children and youth have the rights, opportunities and resources required to thrive.
First Call's Mission
To put BC’s children and youth first through public education, community mobilization and public policy advocacy.
Fostering Change is a campaign hosted by First Call: BC Child and Youth Advocacy Coalition. First Call does not sell, trade, or rent our mailing lists or contact information.