Imagine if all youth were viewed as community leaders...
and all youth knew of this to be true.

Upcoming Programs and Events

  • Learn the proven practices, activities and approaches to engage and support youth through the challenges and opportunities when working in groups   When: November 14 – 15 , 2017  [9 am – 4 pm] Where: Captain William Spry Community Centre, Spryfield NS Have you ever wondered how to maximize positive outcomes for youth in groups? […]

  •   Transform your youth program, your community and our collective potential   When: November 20-23, 2017 (Monday, 2pm to Thursday, 2pm) Where: Tatamagouche Centre, Tatamagouche NS This program is suited to anyone who is interested in high-level training in youth engagement and program planning/design to enhance their abilities as youth workers, mentors, social workers, employment counsellors, teachers, […]

  • Youth in Nova Scotia have been clear in telling us that if they are better able to understand and navigate their own sexual health and relationships, they and their relationships will be healthier and less subject to harm. Therefore, our goal is to support youth by helping adults engage in positive and more comfortable conversations […]

  • Hey there! Thanks for finding our very wordy page about this very exciting project! There’s more info below, but the TL/DR version is this: Sex ed in schools gets a poor rating from many of the young people we’ve talked to lots of people know that the more we know and can talk about sex, […]

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