YMCA of Owen Sound Grey Bruce

Site: Owen Sound - 3rd Ave E

Service: Community Services - Youth In Transition Worker Program

Contact Information
Office Phone 519-371-9222
Toll Free Phone 1-800-265-3711
Fax 519-371-9224
E-Mail yitw@ymcaowensound.on.ca
Website www.ymcaowensound.on.ca
Primary Contact Tabitha Tutin, Youth in Transition Worker; Phone: 519-371-9230; Email: tabitha.tutin@osgb.ymca.ca
Alternate Contact Rachael Kirk, Youth in Transition Worker; Email: rachael.kirk@osgb.ymca.ca
Addresses and Location
Located In Community Owen Sound
Address Professional Centre
945 3nd Ave E, Suite 23
Owen Sound, ON N4K 2K8
 
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Intersection 3rd Ave and 10th St E
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description
Description (Service) Program offers support to young adults as they transition out of the child welfare system into independent living.  
 
Using a client centered approach a Youth in Transition worker will assist young people to identify and develop a plan based on their personal goals. This plan could include: 
* securing local affordable housing 
* finding education and employment resources to help cover the cost of post secondary education and training, or to find a job 
* identifying skills training, such as financial literacy courses and meal planning 
* accessing health and mental health services such as being connected with a family doctor and counselling 
* locating legal services, including advice for youth in the justice system
Service Details
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon * 1 pm-4:30 pm
Areas Served Bruce County ; Grey County
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) - 24 year(s)
Application Call or email * self, family or community agency referral
Languages English
Fees None
Administration
Alternate Name Y (The Family) ; YMCA's