CANSCAIP offers an inclusive and supportive community for our Members and Friends in their creative work of writing, illustrating, and performing. We believe all young people have a right to see themselves in stories that reflect diversity and celebrate differences.
We recognize that creators in the BIPOC, LGBTQIA+, disabled, and other marginalized communities may have faced difficulties finding professional opportunities in which their perspectives and experiences are valued.
CANSCAIP stands by organizations working for structural change within Canada’s book industry.
To build and support an inclusive and welcoming environment, CANSCAIP: