YMCA of Central East Ontario

Site: YMCA Employment Services Peterborough

Service: Balsillie Family Branch - Youth Gambling Awareness Program

Record #: PET2105
Last Modified: 20 Feb 2024
Last Full Update: 10 Nov 2023


Description (Service) Together with the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care, offers youth accurate information about gambling and develop the skills to make informed life decisions around risk-taking behaviours.
  • gives youth access to community resources and other local service providers that can help them with a potential gambling problem.
  • provides interactive sessions for adults involved in young people's lives.
  • offers educational workshops for parents, teachers, health professionals, and other agencies and organizations.
  • provides referral to gambling treatment services.
  • provides community involvement and support.

Service Details

Hours Vary, call for details
Areas Served Hastings County ; Kawartha Lakes ; Northumberland County ; Peterborough (County of)
Eligibility Youth and young adults 8-24 years

Workshops: parents, teachers, health professionals, and other agencies and organizations
Application Call for information
Languages English
Fees None

Address and Location

Located In Community Peterborough
Address & Map
123 Aylmer St S
Peterborough, ON
Canada K9J 3H8
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Intersection Aylmer St and Romaine St
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 705-748-9622
Toll Free Phone 1-877-525-5515, YGAP Directory
After Hours Phone 705-927-3901
Fax 705-741-3719
Website https://www.ymcagta.org/youth-programs/youth-gambling-awareness-program
Social Media Facebook Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/YMCAofCEO/
Instagram Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/ymcaofceo/
Twitter Twitter: https://twitter.com/YMCAofCEO/
Primary Contact MaryAnne Wooldridge, General Manager; Phone: 705-748-9622 ext 221; Email: maryanne.wooldridge@ceo.ymca.ca
Alternate Contact David Allen, President & Chief Executive Officer; Email: david.allen@ceo.ymca.ca
Mailing Address 123 Aylmer St S 
Peterborough, ON 
Canada K9J 3H8

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