SUMMER YOUTH PROGRAMS

TWEENSONGUARD (TOG)

This is a co-ed program for newcomer children ages 8 to 12. The program is designed to provide them with a safe and fun medium to meet new friends and learn about their new community.

 

YOUTH-IN-TRANSITION (YIT) BOYS

This is a leadership program for newcomer boys ages 13 to 15. The program is designed to support the clients to establish social/professional networks and gain the life skills that they need to become empowered and positive role models in the community.

 

YOUTH-IN-TRANSITION (YIT) GIRLS

This is a girls' participation and leadership program designed to create equitable opportunities for newcomer girls ages 13 to 15  to gain knowledge and skills required for future leadership roles.

 

Program Activities: 

  • Sports, Games, Recreation
  • ESL classes
  • Arts and Crafts
  • Tours and Field Trips
  • Fundraising / Community Connections
  • Basic Life skills / Self-Care workshops

 

Eligibility:

  • Participants must be Permanent Residents living in Canada for less than 2 years
  • Participants must be available for the entire duration of the program (July and August)

 

Registration Information:

  • Program Schedule: Monday to Friday 9:30am-3:30pm
  • Location: Varies by program (Contact the office for more information)
  • Intake Times: July and August, Registrations taken all year. First come first serve basis. Priority is given to refugee clients
  • To register, please contact the main office