Youth Support Program

The Youth Support Program (YSP) is an intensive youth-centred alternative to custody.  The goal of the program is to support the rehabilitation and reintegration of youth on probation, conditional or community supervision or as part of a community release plan.

The Counsellor in collaboration with the youth develops an individualized plan that compliments the Case Management Plan and includes an assessment of needs, specific programming/supports and interventions to be provided and the expected outcomes of service.

The program includes individual counselling, family support, cognitive/behavioural group sessions, SNAP®, and referrals to support services. 

Hours of Operation:  Monday to Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.   (Evening appointments are available upon request).

 

Eligibility Criteria

Age: 12-17 (at the time of the offence)
Legal Status: Court ordered/Probation referral
Gender: Male and Female

Contact(s):

Melinda MacDonald

Counsellor
Phone: (519) 759-7220 x2221
Fax: (519) 759-6774