Youth who emerged from Ontario foster care propose improvements to system

A new report was released Monday on child welfare in Ontario, but with a unique twist.

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A new report was released Monday on child welfare in Ontario, but with a unique twist.

This one was produced by young people who have experienced the foster care system.

It found that Crown wards are more likely to be involved with the criminal justice system, face homelessness and less likely to pursue higher education.

APTN National News reporter Delaney Windigo has

 more.

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