YMCA of Central East Ontario

Site: Peterborough

Service: Balsillie Family Branch - Youth Gambling Awareness Program

Description (Service) Together with the Ontario Ministry of Health and Ministry 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‚Äôs 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 Ages: 8 year(s) - 24 year(s) 
Youth and young adults 8-24 years  
Workshops: parents, teachers, health professionals, and other agencies and organizations
Application For more information and links to the curriculum support packages or to book a workshop, visit the lead site at: www.ymcagta.org/gambling or call the youth outreach worker
Languages English ; French - Programs
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Peterborough
Address & Map
123 Aylmer St S
Peterborough, ON 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
E-Mail claire.kennedy@ceo.ymca.ca
Website www.ymcaofceo.ca/membership-branches/balsillie-family-branch-peterborough/outreach
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/YMCAofCEO/
Instagram Instagram: www.instagram.com/ymcaofceo/
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/YMCAofCEO/
Primary Contact MaryAnne Wooldridge, Manager, Membership & Youth Programs; Phone: 705-748-9622 ext 221; Email: maryanne.wooldridge@ceo.ymca.ca
Primary Executive David Allen, President & Chief Executive Officer; Email: david.allen@ceo.ymca.ca

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