Dalhousie Youth Support Services

Description (Service) Provides an alternative to custody for youth age 12-17 who have been convicted of an offense.  
* Attendance Centre clients are referred directly through the courts or through their probation officer. 
* Offers Reintegration and Community Support for youth who are before youth court and have few support systems in the community - these clients can be self-referred, or referred by School Board Counsellors, teachers, police, courts, parents/guardian, and custodial facilities.  
* Provides skill building programs such as social skills, substance education, anger management, anti-violence, pre-employment skills and a school program. All programs assist youth in reducing their risk of re-offending.
Service Details
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Peterborough (County of)
Eligibility Ages: 12 year(s) - 18 year(s) 
Youth who are involved in the youth justice system.
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Site Location Between George St - Aylmer St on Dalhousie St
Located In Community Peterborough
Address & Map
189 Dalhousie St
Peterborough, ON K9J 2M1
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Intersection Aylmer St and Dalhousie St
Physical Access Partially Accessible - main floor only
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-749-5705
Fax 705-749-9545
E-Mail info@dyss.ca
Website www.dyss.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/DalhousieYouthSupportServices
Instagram Instagram: www.instagram.com/dyssptbo
Twitter Twitter: www.twitter.com/DalhousieYouthS
Primary Contact Karen Carr, Executive Director; Email: kcarr@dyss.ca
Alternate Contact Steph Meleady, Administrative Assistant; Email: smeleady@dyss.ca
Mailing Address P.O. Box 343 
Peterborough, ON K9J 6Z3