A collaboration between TELUS and Children’s Aid Foundation of Canada (CAFC) and select Centre de Jeunesse Foundations, Mobility for GoodTM helps these kids across Canada achieve independence by providing them with a free phone and a $0 plan, including 3 GB of data for two years.
Young people who have or will be aging out of the temporary or permanent care of a Canadian child welfare agency* AND who are:
• Aged 18 to 26 at the time of application
• Able to pay any applicable overage costs (data or additional features); youth can set up alerts to prevent incurring data overage costs
• Willing to fill out surveys and share information with Children’s Aid Foundation of Canada and TELUS to help evaluate the program and measure its impact
• Able to sign up for a new cell phone plan within 4 months of applying
Young people who were in permanent or temporary care of a child welfare agency in Manitoba on their 18th birthday
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