YMCA of Owen Sound Grey Bruce

Site: Owen Sound - 3rd Ave E, Suite 23

Service: Youth In Transition Worker Program

Record #: GRE0032
Last Modified: 19 Jan 2024
Last Full Update: 15 Mar 2023


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 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Areas Served Bruce County ; Grey County
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) - 24 year(s) 
16 year(s) - 24 year(s)
Application Call or email. Self, family or community agency referral.
Languages English
Fees None

Address and Location

Located In Community Owen Sound
Address & Map
945 3rd Ave E
Suite 23
Owen Sound, ON
Canada N4K 2K8
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Intersection 3rd Ave and 10th St E
Physical Access Partially Accessible ; Wheelchair accessible washroom, assistance needed with door

Contact Information

Office Phone 519-371-9222
Toll Free Phone 1-800-265-3711
Fax 519-371-9224
E-Mail yitw@osgb.ymca.ca
Website https://www.ymcaowensound.on.ca/community-initiatives/youth-in-transition
Social Media Facebook Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ymcaosgb.ces
Instagram Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/ymcaosgb/?hl=en
Twitter Twitter: https://twitter.com/ymcaosgb
Primary Contact Tabitha Tutin, Youth in Transition Worker
Alternate Contact Brooke Wilson, Youth in Transition Worker
Mailing Address 945 3rd Ave E 
Suite 23 
Owen Sound, ON 
Canada N4K 2K8

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