First Call: BC Child and Youth Advocacy Coalition

First Call is a coalition of individuals
and organizations whose purpose is
to create greater understanding of
and advocacy for legislation, policy,
and practice to ensure that all
children and youth have the
opportunities and resources required
to achieve their full potential and to
participate in the challenges of
creating a better society.
To raise the public profile of child and youth issues through public education and the dissemination of research. To advocate on public policy issues in order to allocate resources for the benefit of children and youth. To recognize the value of, and to involve children and youth in decision- making processes. To mobilize local and provincial support for children and youth. First Call


Key information

Operation level:
Works with age groups:
Organisation type:
NGO network or group


Organisation mandate

, Children 16 - 18

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