YEGTheComeUp

Africa Centre


Description
Provides opportunities for African, Black, and Caribbean youth to develop leadership and teamwork skills, and effectively learn about and address community needs.

Service provides:

  • youth empowerment program that promotes capacity building and social capital

Includes:

  • youth-composed taskforces including Education and Advocacy, Community Wellness, Arts and Culture, and Social Media and Outreach
  • events, workshops, community initiatives, and professional development opportunities that focus on building soft skills, expanding networks, and building community
  • meaningful connections with youth of African descent in a culturally sensitive environment
  • educational, career, and personal development opportunities
  • skills related to team and relationship building
  • volunteer opportunities to support skill-building
  • networking opportunities
  • community building through meaningful engagement
  • effective avenues for community advocacy
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • African, Black, and Caribbean youth 15 to 29 years
Application Process
Service Access: See below, To access service:
  • contact for details

Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
780-455-5423
Web Site
https://www.yegthecomeup.com
Email
info@africacentre.ca
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: No


Fee Reduction: No


Membership Fee: No


Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes -
Other disabled access: No -
Topic(s)
Agency Information
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Last Verified On
February 21, 2024
Address
11808 St. Albert Trail
Edmonton, AB, T5L 4G4
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Hours of Operation

Program hours vary.