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The Manitoba Advocate for Children and Youth (MACY) is here to make sure the voices of young people are heard. We make sure their rights are respected and that they have a say in decisions that affect their lives. We advocate, investigate, and review public services in Manitoba to ensure they are meeting the needs of children, youth, and young adults.

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1911, 2020

Manitoba Advocate releases 2019-20 Annual Report

Cover image for the 2019-2020 Manitoba Advocate Annual ReportThe Manitoba Advocate for Children and Youth (MACY) Daphne Penrose has released her fourth annual report, which provides a summary of the activities and initiatives undertaken by her office over the 2019-20 fiscal year. Along with the annual report, Penrose released a child- and youth-friendly companion document, “Nothing About Us, Without Us,” focused on the accomplishments of the office’s Youth Engagement program and Youth Ambassador Advisory Squad (YAAS!).

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1211, 2020

Are they listening? Manitoba Advocate gives government low overall compliance grade on responses to recommendations

Over 2-year period, 2 recommendations were fully implemented, while 43 per cent had positive compliance assessments.

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210, 2020

Manitoba Advocate launches survey for parents and caregivers of children and youth with disabilities

After receiving significant feedback and concerns from stakeholders in the disabilities sector, the Manitoba Advocate for Children and Youth (MACY) is embarking on her first major child death investigation and research project into the provincial disabilities system, which requires input from parents and caregivers of children and youth with disabilities.

Manitoba Advocate Daphne Penrose is inviting parents and guardians to participate in a new survey launched today. Responses will be collected online until November 8, 2020 and will be used to inform policy recommendations made to government in the year ahead.

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