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

REE*START

 REE*START is a John Howard Society youth program that offers: Resources – assistance getting I.D. and training for employment, referrals to services. Education Employment – resumes, employment coaching, job search, interview techniques,  Support – you set the goals, they will support you to achieve them through advocacy and referral. Teaching Advocacy Respect Transition REE*START is open to … Continue reading

Alberta E4C Financial Management Hub

The Financial Management Hub is offers support in all money matters. What is offered? Help with money matters: setting financial goals making and sticking to a spending plan/ budget getting a bank account Acting as your Financial Administrator (managing money, bills, bank account) Advocating on your behalf, as needed One to one and group training … 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

Student Legal Services

Student Legal Services of Edmonton Main (University) Office: Emily Murphy House 11011 88 Avenue NW, Edmonton, Alberta T6G 0Z3 Website: http://www.slsedmonton.com Email: info@slsedmonton.com [we cannot answer legal questions/open files over email] Phone: (780)-492-2226 Fax: (780)-492-7574 Student Legal Services of Edmonton (SLS) is a student-managed, non-profit society dedicated to helping low-income individuals in Edmonton and area … Continue reading

The Back Porch

The Back Porch 10958 124 Street, Edmonton, Alberta (On the corner of 109 A Ave. & 124th St.) Website: http://www.thebackporch.info Email: amanda@thebackporch.info Phone: Amanda at (780) 421-9941 or if you need to speak to someone 1-877-424-2685 Please feel free to drop by Monday – Friday between 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Coping with an unplanned … 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

Pregnancy Care Centre

Pregnancy Care Centre 11223 100 Avenue, Edmonton, AB T5K 0J1 Canada http://www.pregnancycarecentre.ca Visit us on Facebook Blog: http://blog.pregnancycarecentre.ca/ Email: info@pregnancycarecentre.ca Tel: (780) 424-2624 or 1-877-424-2685 [if you are outside Edmonton] Easy transit access and free parking is available A not-for-profit agency that focuses on providing FREE pregnancy and parenting support, post-abortive care and sexual education, … Continue reading