Group photo from the Seeds of Change Youth Summit in April 2017

What are the issues that matter to youth in Toronto? From the fall of 2016 to the summer of 2017, NYCH implemented the Seeds of Change project to find out exactly that. 

Through the innovative use of participatory action research (PAR), the project aimed to increase the number of newcomer and low-income youth who are meaningfully engaged in their community.

The resulting report offers a thorough look at the project – and shares the questions, concerns and ideas of the youth involved.

promotional card for the Seeds of Change report

This is their voice. It is a rallying cry for young people to connect with their peers, mobilize, and take collective action to overcome the challenges they face.

Read the full report here:  

The Seeds of Change project was funded by the Ontario Trillium Foundation