Reading. Writing. Math.

Is it hard to read? Do you have difficulty writing? Is Math impossible? Call for Help: Centre for Family Literacy – programs – Call 780.421.7323 PALS Adult Literacy Society – Call 780.424.5514 Edmonton Public Library – easy to read books and programs – Downtown Call 780-496-7000 The Learning Centre – reading, writing, math programs for adults Call 780-429-0675 Frontier College … Continue reading

Youth Charged or Found Guilty of a Crime

If you are 12-17 years old, and have been charged or found guilty of a Crime, here are some links that may be helpful: Resources and Supports BearPaw Youth Criminal Justice Resource Centre (has videos and podcasts) Programs for Young Offenders (Solicitor General) Edmonton Public Schools programming for Young Offenders Young Offender therapy, counseling, life skills  Edmonton Young Offenders Book … Continue reading

Where can I finish High School in Edmonton?

This chart lists some (though we are sure not all) of the possible options for finishing High School in Edmonton. Why should I finish High School? …here are some good reasons.

Finishing High School – Under Age 19

ALIS (Alberta Learning Information Service) offers great advice for those 19 and under who are interested in finishing high school. Your age Whether you’re under or over age 20 makes a difference in your options for finishing high school. Whether you’re a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or Alberta resident also affects your options. To find out what … Continue reading

Finishing Highschool – Over 19 Years Old

ALIS offers advice for people over age 19 who are interested in finishing High School.  If you are UNDER age 19, you can finish your highschool through a local school board and there may be more funding options to help pay for your school. The below information is intended for those OVER age 19. Finishing … Continue reading

Hope Mission Youth Shelter

Hope Mission Youth Shelter 9908-106 Avenue, Edmonton Alberta T5H 0N6 http://www.hopemission.com EMERGENCY SHELTER OUTREACH SERVICES SHIFT PROGRAM SUMMARY A free overnight emergency accommodation service for co-ed youth aged 16-24yrs. A team of Outreach Workers are available to serve co-ed youth aged 16-24yrs 12 hours per day, 365 days per year. A 24-hour transitional residential program … Continue reading

Terra Centre for Pregnant and Parenting Teens

Terra – Centre for Pregnant and Parenting Teens 9930-106 Street Edmonton AB T5K 1C7 http://www.terraassociation.com Visit us on Facebook Email form available on Terra Centre website. Phone: 780.428.3772 Fax: 780.425.5160 If you are pregnant or a first time teen parent [male or female] and are looking for support, contact the friendly staff at Terra. 12 … Continue reading

Youth Ventures [BGS]

Youth Ventures Edmonton [Business Group Services] 11th Floor (Suite 1110), 10025 102 A Ave Edmonton City Centre East Tower Website; http://www.bgsenterprises.com/YouthVentures.htm Email: youthventures@bgsenterprises.com Phone: (780) 409-8625 Are you between 15-30 & NOT eligible for EI? Youth Ventures Assessment & Case Management Centre is your “One-Stop-Shop” to learn about, and get connected to, all of the … Continue reading

Youth Connections

  Youth Connections [Bredin Institute] 10172 – 108 Street, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 1L3 http://www.youthconnections.gov.ab.ca Visit us on Facebook Email: youthconnections@bredin.ab.ca Phone: (780) 415-4YOU or (780) 415-4968 Fax: (780) 421-4094 Offers no-cost [FREE] assistance for youth ages 16-24: ·        Work Search: employment counselors/developers assist you including resume writing, job interview skills, job search, networking, connecting with employers … Continue reading

SHIFT Program

Are you: A man between the ages of 18 and 24? Looking to make a change and get off the streets; to get stable and get housed? Hope Mission Youth Shelter’s SHIFT program can help you. Whatever your goals are, we are here to assist you – and you will not have to worry about housing … Continue reading