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Adolescence is a critical stage of life. During these years of transition, roughly between age 10 and the early 20’s, many behaviours that influence well-being in adult life are initiated or firmly set in place.

Learn more by visiting some of our coalition partners' web sites:

Let Your Elected Officials Know How You Feel!
Write letters to your MLA, your MP, and other municipal officials about child and youth issues. Handwritten letters get the most attention, but any letters you write or sign should include a request for a response.

Join Us!
Become part of the First Call movement by endorsing the First Call Four Keys to Success for children and youth and making a commitment to keep current with the key issues affecting children and youth in the various sectors of health, education, recreation, criminal justice, social services and community and family living; raise awareness of these issues; and mobilize your community to join the First Call Coalition.

Some other ways you can take action on your commitment include: