MOOC (Massive Open Online Courses)

Designed for people interested in mentoring vulnerable youth, this 9-module course will walk you through the 3-E mentorship stages – Establishing, Engaging, and Empowering – to help you build a fruitful mentoring relationship with your mentee(s).  The course will explore the issues facing vulnerable youth and equip you with effective mentoring tools to help youth overcome barriers and build resilience. …

Skills for Youth Success (SYS)

Skills for Youth Success (SYS) is an innovative pre-employment program designed to teach youth ages 15-29 how to market themselves in today’s digital world.  Through step-by-step instruction, youth in this program learn how to build professional digital profiles, create new-media based resumes, develop networking skills and explore careers through our career networking events. Testimonials “Deciding what I wanted to during …

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Sankofa

Sankofa is a group of programs for youth between 13-29 of age. The program welcomes newcomers, out-of-status, racialized and/or underserved youth. The goal is to support the healthy and positive development of participants. We deliver an engaging set of programs designed for-and-by-youth that focus on physical and mental health, the arts and environmental stewardship. If you would like to register …

Youth in Arts

“Youth in Arts” – is an after school arts based program for refugees and newcomer youth ages 12-24. This program’s objective is to establish community connections through planned weekly activities, promote cross-cultural integration, establish positive peer relationships, enhance knowledge of Canadian history and strengthen cultural diversity. “Youth in Arts” offers different activities like visual arts, digital design and video production.   Testimonials “It was very heartwarming to here Rosa, from Columbia, talk about her …

Youth in Action

Youth in Action is a recreation club for newcomer and refugee youth ages 12-24. This club will keep you active, healthy and making friends all year long. The Youth in Action program’s objectives are to establish community connections and healthy living through planned weekly activities, promote cross-cultural integration, establish positive peer relations through peer-mentorship, enhance leadership capacity and improve language …