YMCA of Owen Sound Grey Bruce

Site: Owen Sound - 3rd Ave E, Suite 24

Service: Community Services - Youth In Transition Worker Program

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 8:30 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
Address and Location
Located In Community Owen Sound
Address & Map
Professional Centre
945 3nd Ave E, Suite 24
Owen Sound, ON
Canada N4K 2K8
 
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Intersection 3rd Ave and 10th St E
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-371-9230 ext 5
Toll Free Phone 1-800-265-3711 ext 5
Fax 519-371-9224
E-Mail yitw@osgb.ymca.ca
Website https://www.ymcaowensound.on.ca/community-initiatives/youth-in-transition
Primary Contact Tabitha Tutin, Youth in Transition Worker; Email: tabitha.tutin@osgb.ymca.ca
Alternate Contact Brooke Wilson, Youth in Transition Worker; Email: brooke.wilson@osgb.ymca.ca

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