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2016 OACYC Conference

"CYC Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow: A Profession in Motion"

May 25-27, 2016 - Thunder Bay, ON

In Association with CYC Now!!

In keeping with the Association’s theme of "A Profession in Motion", the OACYC 2016 Provincial Conference highlighted our history and lessons learned, our present with a look at current practice and our future, our path forward. Presentations and workshops addressed one or more of the five areas of competencies for professional child and youth work practitioners: Professionalism, Cultural & Human Diversity, Applied Human Development, Relationships & Communication, and Developmental Practice Methods (ACYCP & CYCCB).  We welcomed child and youth care practitioners from across the province, as well as representatives from across Canada, from the United States and from South Africa; attendees included frontline workers, supervisors, managers, and educators, and representatives from the Ministry of Children and Youth and the Provincial Advocate's office.

Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow.-Albert Einstein

Click to download the Conference Program.pdf