K to A: Cultural Connections Group

This group was initiated by students who wanted to learn more about Indigenous culture. The Cultural Connections Group would meet every Tuesday at lunch. During this time,…

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K to A: Youth Rising

Here is a testimonial from the project lead of Youth Rising, an educational project on interpersonal violence that the SAYCW grant program funded: Last year I embarked on…

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K to A: Pedal Power

This grant recipient purchased pedal desks to help students focus, increase physical activity, improve mood and sleep, reduce stress and anxiety, and to improve memory and learning. …

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Support youth and community well-being through the collaborative action of community partners working together. Through evidence, tools and resources, SAYCW supports stakeholders to turn the knowledge gained through the youth health survey into health promoting action.

SAYCW Thriving Youth, Thriving Communities Report - 2019 Survey Findings
The SAYCW Thriving Youth, Thriving Communities Report – 2019 Survey Findings was released in November 2020. This report shares important descriptive data – like the percentage of...

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This report provides a brief review of the scientific literature on COVID-19 and its effects on youth health, with particular emphasis on mental health.  SAYCW shares relevant data from the pre-pandemic, 2019 SAYCW survey – these findings show how stressors and unhealthy behaviours that have been worsened by the pandemic (e.g., worry, connection with others, screen time, etc.) had impacted Saskatchewan youths’ health and well-being prior to the pandemic. Suggested health promotion actions to help mitigate the effects of COVID-19 and improve youth health and well-being are also shared.

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