Medicine Hat Youth Action Society

Youth Programming


Description
Offers free youth programming in Medicine Hat and area.

Service provides:

  • a variety of free youth programming in Medicine Hat and area

Includes:

  • Drop In - provides a drop-in centre for youth; calendar and monthly packages available by e-mail, social media, or in person
  • Supper Program - encourages youth to become active in the kitchen while learning how to prepare healthy meals from a variety of ingredients; supper twice a week and brunch on Saturday
  • Homework Program - provides volunteer tutors to assist youth in various subjects to support them academically
  • Outreach Program - clients are referred through Alberta Health Services which pairs higher risk youth with our outreach staff members for 1-on-1 resiliency support and mentorship; each youth enters the program for a minimum of 3 months and are assessed on a case by case basis until completion
  • Expert Program - community experts in an array of fields assist our youth in developing a variety of skills including painting, carpeting, and more
Key Provider: youth workers
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • 11 to 17 years
  • residents of Medicine Hat and area
Application Process
Service Access: Registration Required, To access service:
  • parent / guardian permission form required before participation in activities and events
  • referral from Alberta Health Services required for Outreach Program
  • contact or visit website for more information 
Supper program suspended until further notice due to COVID-19. Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
403-528-8068
Text
403-502-2210
Web Site
https://www.beyouth.ca
Email
info@beyouth.ca
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - Other disabled access: N/A -
Legal Status
Registered Charity / Foundation, Registered Not-For-Profit
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
February 1, 2021
Address
1201 Kingsway Avenue SE
Medicine Hat, AB, T1A 2Y2
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Hours of Operation
Mon
03:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Tue
03:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Wed
03:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Thu
03:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Fri
03:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Sat
12:00 PM - 05:00 PM