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British Home Child Day September 28th

At their regular meeting held September 24, 2019 Council proclaimed September 28th 2019 as "British Home Child Day".

From 1869 up to 1948 over 100,000 children of all ages were emigrated right across Canada, from the UK to be used a indentured farm workers and domestics.  You can read about the history of British Home Children in Canada here.