We believe IN the capacity of all people.
At YES we dedicate ourselves to helping youth and their families achieve their goals while respecting their individuality and recognizing their diverse and sometimes challenging needs. Our commitment to healthy lifestyle choices creates an atmosphere where youth can feel safe and supported as they progress toward their goals. We believe everyone should be treated with equality, dignity, respect, and acceptance.
Thank you for giving me the courage to change my life.
addressing a range of issues
Transitioning to adulthood
in 2018 we helped over 1500 individual youth and families
YES provided basic needs (meals, showers, clothing etc.) to over 900 youth in 2018.
131 youth accessed the Specialized Youth Detox program in 2018.
The Kiwanis Emergency Youth Shelter provided over 700 safe nights to youth who had no safe place to go in 2018.
175 parents received services to facilitate improved family relations.
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The Alliance Club and YES main office will be closed on Friday, April 2nd and Monday, April 5th for the Easter long weekend. If you require assistance, please contact our 24/7 Kiwanis Emergency Youth Shelter at 250-386-8282.
YES has two new job opportunities available: A full time Supported Independent Living Counsellor Position Summary: The Supported Independent Living Counsellor provides the support necessary to ensure the successful transition of youth and young adults who are on Youth...
YES is proud and honoured to be one of this year's #TedRogersCommunityGrant recipients!
THANK YOU TO OUR SUPPORTERS
YES would to thank our following funders for their continued support through the years. Without this support we would not be able to continue to offer these vital programs to the youth and their families in our community.
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