Community Outreach and Living Skills Program

Abbottsfield Youth Project Society


Description
Offers a life skills program for children and youth.

Service offers:

  • a multi-stage life skills program for children and youth

Includes:

  • Community Outreach and Living Skills - guides participants on how to make positive life choices, establish healthy self-esteem, and develop effective communication strategies, with topics such as problem solving, communication, and healthy relationships
  • Junior Leaders - opportunity for participants to learn to be leaders among their peers and within their communities, with topics such as public speaking, team building, and communication skills
  • Grade 7 Prep - supports children transitioning to grade 7 (Junior High), including discussions around expectations, help developing self-confidence, and relationship building
  • Junior High Program - supports participants in developing a sense of self-worth and belonging through peer-led groups, opportunities to plan and lead activities, healthy youth relationship curriculum, and recreational activities
  • Growing Leaders - opportunities for participants to hone their leaderships skills and gain volunteer experience by becoming mentors to the children in other programs
Eligibility
Yes, Junior Leaders targeted to:
  • grades 5 to 6
Grade 7 Prep targeted to:
  • grade 6
Junior High Program targeted to:
  • grades 7 to 9 who have been previously registered in one of the Elementary School Programs 
Growing Leaders targeted to:
  • grades 7 to 9
Community Outreach and Living Skills (COLS) program is open to children in the following participating schools: 
  • Abbott School
  • Bannerman School 
  • Beacon Heights School
  • Fraser School
  • Homesteader School
  • Kirkness School 
  • Montrose School
  • Ivor Dent School
  • Sifton School
  • St. Bernadette School
  • St. Bonaventure Elementary School
  • St. Jerome Catholic School
  • St. Leo School
Application Process
Service Access: Registration Required, To access service:
  • contact Main Office for program dates and times
  • register at a participating school

Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
780-479-6499
Fax
780-477-2022
Web Site
https://ayp.ca
Email
aypkids@gmail.com
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: No


Fee Reduction: No


Membership Fee: No


Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes -
Other disabled access: N/A -
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Agency Information
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Last Verified On
July 19, 2023
Address
10608 34 Street NW
Edmonton, AB, T5W 1Y2
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Hours of Operation

Program hours vary.