Youth Empowerment & Support Services

Agency Profile


COVID-19 UPDATE: Open but running with essential staff only. For clients who have somewhere else, YESS is encouraging them to get support via phone 780-468-7070 or Facebook instead of in person. ARC (Armoury Resource Centre) is now open daily 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM, Nexus is now open 24/7. Only new/emergency intakes will be taken after 4:00 AM, which would include the new feature that intakes can be done in the morning at Nexus.

To shape the future of Edmonton by supporting youth facing difficult realities. Offers services through a variety of channels that range from immediate emergency shelter to ongoing support programs and individual guidance.

Programs / Services
Legal Status
Registered Not-For-Profit
Web Site
Chief Executive Officer and President
Margo Long
Mailing Address
9310 82 Avenue NW
Edmonton, Alberta, T6C 0Z6