Media Advisory - Middle Childhood Matters

Media Advisory - January 16, 2009

Coalition to Release Report on Lack of Services for Children, 6-12 Years Old

TORONTO – Key spokespersons for Middle Childhood Matters Coalition Toronto (MCMC) will hold a press conference on Monday to present their research findings detailing Toronto’s limited after-school programs for middle childhood years children.

Middle Childhood Matters Report Release
January 19, 2008
10:30 a.m.
St. Christopher House (248 Ossington St.)


Lidia Monaco, Director, St. Christopher House
Arlene Perly Rae, Journalist and Author, Spokesperson for the Middle Childhood Matters Coalition
Lorna Weigand and Maureen Anglin, MCMC Co-Chairs
Jacqueline St. Kitts, Parent

Middle Childhood Matters Coalition Toronto is a Toronto-based group of social service and community organizations with a mandate to ensure that children 6-12 years of age and their families have access to a range of high quality, developmentally and culturally appropriate services and supports in their communities.

Other parents and coalition members will be in attendance and available for commentary.

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