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Learning along the way: Sharing lessons from Changing CARE

July 04, 2018

People often ask us how to truly co-design and engage with caregivers and healthcare providers. In Lessons from Changing CARE: The Discovery Phase of Experience-Based Co-Design, we do our best to answer that question.

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Revisiting privacy and consent, and making changes along the way

June 01, 2018

We first took on the issue of Ontario’s privacy and consent rules for caregivers in our 2017 report–Making Privacy and Consent Rules Work For Family Caregivers–after hearing repeatedly that privacy and consent is a barrier faced by many of Ontario’s family caregivers, and is too often used as a crutch for the lack of engagement with family caregivers.

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Changing CARE: Success built on a strong foundation

April 19, 2018

It’s hard to believe that it’s been a year since the four Changing CARE teams launched their innovative, caregiver-focused projects. 

One year, 15 cross-cutting working group sessions, 17 bi-weekly project managers meetings, and numerous steering committee meetings, to be more precise. Most impressively, across the four teams, more than 650 caregivers have participated, informed and partnered on the change they’d like to see.

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Ontario’s Young Carers Awareness Day

January 17, 2018

Join us on Twitter on January 25th, 2018 to raise awareness of Ontario’s young carers. Young Carers Awareness Day is celebrated in the UK. For the first time, we are also recognizing this awareness day in Ontario. Join us on Twitter (@TheChangeFdn) using #YCAD to join the conversation. We invite young carers, young adult carers, organizations More >

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We’re Hiring! Senior Program Associate, Strategy and Innovation

November 09, 2017

The Change Foundation is hiring for the new role, Senior Program Associate, Strategy and Innovation.  Reporting to the Executive Lead, Strategy and Innovation, the Senior Program Associate plays an essential role in collaborating with the Executive Lead on the portfolio strategy and implementing significant priorities that are aimed at advancing The Change Foundation’s strategy.  Learn More >

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Young Carers – The Invisible Population

June 07, 2017

The Change Foundation’s response to Kielburger article in the Huffington Post, “Forced to Grow Up Too Fast, Canada’s Young Carers Face Trauma,” shining a light on young carers.

WHAT’S BEING SAID

"My wishlist involves having something to help us navigate the system from hospital to home" -Fabiana, Family Caregiver #NationalCaregiverMonth #NFCMonth Hear from other #caregivers in our Wishlist videos: bit.ly/2zgVTYd pic.twitter.com/9w4l1RjoIA