Verto Project

YOUCAN Youth Services


Description
Offers a 21 week pre - employment program for youth between 18 and 24 years old, with new intakes every 9 weeks.

Service offers:

  • a 21 week group-based, pre-employability skills program for at-risk youth, 18 to 24 years old
  • a 12 week work experience component

Goals include:

  • instilling youth with skills needed to transition back into school or employment and away from harmful lifestyles
  • teaching youth about conflict management, communication skills, asset development, employment development, and leadership skills
  • empowering youth to identify the risk factors that have promoted and enabled their current choices and to identify and implement the protective factors that can assist in decreasing those same behaviours

Can accommodate up to 10 youth.

Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • 18 to 24 years
Application Process
Service Access: See below, To access service:
Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
780-444-3348
Fax
780-444-3349
Web Site
http://www.youcan.ca
Email
youcan.edmonton@youcan.ca
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: No


Fee Reduction: No


Membership Fee: No


Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes -
Other disabled access: N/A -
Topic(s)
Agency Information
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Last Verified On
August 21, 2023
Address
11124 130 Street
Edmonton, AB, T5M 0J2
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Hours of Operation
Mon
09:00 AM to 04:30 PM
Tue
09:00 AM to 04:30 PM
Wed
09:00 AM to 04:30 PM
Thu
09:00 AM to 04:30 PM
Fri
09:00 AM to 04:30 PM