African-Canadian & Racialized People

Mother & ChildCFS GE is committed to embedding Race Equity Practices, developed by the Ontario Association of Children’s Aid Societies One Vision One project, into our daily operational practices.  You can read them here:  OVOV – Race Equity Poster & Practices.

Helpful Resources and Supports:

Community Contacts:

Learning Materials for Adults

Again, the road to equity begins with conversations and continual learning.  History has primarily been documented from a white male lens.  Below you will find information – provided from different lens and perspectives – that can help lead to a better understanding of how and why there is a disconnect that continues to promulgate inequities today.  * = Canadian content

Biographies and Personal Narratives:

Letters from Black Canadians (a series in *Macleans, June 2020) –

  • Desmond Cole
  • Andray Domise
  • Esi Edugyan
  • Lawrence Hill
  • Sandy Hudson
  • Eternity Martis
  • Rinaldo Walcott
  • Ian Williams