Mission: To represent the needs of children and youth and to make the West End a welcoming place for all families.
Mandate: As an advisory body to Gordon Neighbourhood House (GNH) WEFA members work with residents, organizations, policy-makers, and other stake-holders to advocate for the needs of families within the West End. WEFA will identify and suggest solutions to gaps and barriers that impede the full participation of children and their families in the community and city.
- To increase access to high quality indoor and outdoor play spaces.
- To increase programming and services for children and youth.
- To increase the number of affordable 2+ bedroom units in the West End.
- To increase the number of childcare, before and after school care spaces, and public school spaces in the West End.