Peterborough Youth Commission

Description (Service) Addresses the concerns of youth through its vision of Strong Youth, Enriched Community. The group and community partners have developed initiatives that focus on the needs of youth including:
  • Establishing the Downtown Youth Space- free drop in recreational program 
  • Youth Council 
  • Free bus transportation for youth who volunteer at activities and programs throughout the city 
  • Hosting of National Youth Week Events annually May 1st-7th 
  • New members welcome
Service Details
Hours COVID19 Meetings are temporarily held virtually via ZOOM or TEAMS 
Bi-monthly meetings: Third Tue of the month 3:30 pm-5 pm
Areas Served Peterborough (County of)
Eligibility Ages: 10 year(s) - 21 year(s) 
Live or attend school in Peterborough
Application Membership, contact for details
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Site Location Meetings: Auditorium
Located In Community Peterborough
Address & Map
City Hall
500 George St N
Peterborough, ON K9H 3R7
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Intersection George St N and Murray St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-742-7777 ext 1805
Fax 705-748-8824
Primary Contact Ellen Stewart, Recreationist; Phone: ext 1805
Alternate Contact Kemi Akapo, City Official, City of Peterborough; Email:
Primary Executive Diane Terrian, Mayor, City of Peterborough; Email:
Mailing Address c/o Ellen Stewart 
City Hall 
500 George St N 
Peterborough, ON K9H 3R7