Youth Career and Life Skills

Action for Healthy Communities

Offers a wide range of activities and programs that help newcomer youth develop essential knowledge and skills to live and work in Canada

Service provides:

  • general education and integration support for youth
  • career and business support for youth


  • Youth Talk and Information Sessions - information about essential services, the education system, and social culture in Canada, personal and interpersonal learning and skill development, and learning and practicing the English language
  • Youth Work Exposure Program and Youth Business Training Program - knowledge and skill building for work and business in Canada, networking opportunities, and job application and entrepreneurial development support
  • networking with employers, potential partners, mentors, and peers
  • employment supports driven by client's needs and priorities
  • group activities and programs (training, networking, fairs)
  • professional resources and referrals
  • after-school activities
  • academic skill development
  • English language training and facilitated conversational practice
  • peer engagement opportunties

Affiliation: Edmonton Catholic School Division, Edmonton Public School Board, Edmonton Public Library
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • 25 years and younger
Additional eligibility criteria may apply depending on program.
Application Process
Service Access: Registration Required, To access service:
  • contact for more information

Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
587-985-2067 (Basem Alrahim)
Web Site
English - Programs are delivered in English, but program staff speak many languages and may be able to offer support in various languages if needed. Contact for more information.
Fee: No

Fee Reduction: No

Membership Fee: Yes,

Annual $5.00

Wheelchair access: Yes -
Other disabled access: No -
Agency Information
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Last Verified On
March 13, 2024
10578 113 Street NW
Edmonton, AB, T5H 3H5
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Hours of Operation
09:00 AM to 05:00 PM
09:00 AM to 05:00 PM
09:00 AM to 05:00 PM
09:00 AM to 05:00 PM
09:00 AM to 05:00 PM

Hours listed above are program contact hours. Programming hours vary and may take place between Monday and Sunday and between the hours of 9:00 AM and 9:00 PM.