YMCA of Simcoe/Muskoka

Site: Barrie - Bayfield St

Service: Youth Gambling Awareness Program

Record #: BAR2183
Last Modified: 07 Feb 2024
Last Full Update: 05 Feb 2024


Description (Service) Educational prevention program geared towards youth, using harm reduction to raise awareness regarding:
  • gambling, healthy/active living and helping youth to make informed decisions about gambling and other high risk activities
  • provide interactive sessions for schools, youth groups, parents and professionals involved with youth
  • Curriculum Support Packages available to teachers for students in Grades 3-6, 7-8 and 9-12
Outreach Presentations
Presentations on Youth Gambling are offered virtually

Service Details

Hours Youth Services Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Interactive Sessions/Presentations: weekdays and weekends, daytime and evening
Areas Served Muskoka District ; Simcoe County
  • Age Requirements: 8 year(s) - 24 year(s)
  • Children
  • Youth
  • Young adults
  • Schools
  • Community groups
  • Youth groups
  • Parent groups
  • Professionals working with youth
  • Call for information
  • interactive sessions: upon request, call to book
Languages English
Fees None - interactive sessions

Address and Location

Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
320 Bayfield St
Suite 63A
Barrie, ON
Canada L4M 3C1
Intersection Bayfield St and Hwy 400
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 705-241-2501, Immigrant and Youth Services Reception
E-Mail communityprograms@sm.ymca.ca
Website https://ymcaofsimcoemuskoka.ca/youth-outreach/youth-gambling-awareness-program
Social Media Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/YMCAofSimcoeMuskoka 
Twitter: https://twitter.com/YMCASM 
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/YMCASimcoeMuskoka?blend=6&ob=5
Primary Contact Amanda Tepei, Team Leader; Phone: (Cell) 705-818-1135; Email: amanda.tepei@sm.ymca.ca
Alternate Contact Lisa Cook, General Manager, Immigrant and Youth Services; Email: lisa.cook@sm.ymca.ca
Mailing Address 320 Bayfield St 
Suite 63A 
Barrie, ON 
Canada L4M 3C1

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