National Youth Survey 2013

Today, Boys & Girls Clubs presented initial results from the National Youth Survey 2013 via webcast from Ottawa.  4 Club kids from across Canada shared these results and answered questions candidly as to what influences the confidence of a young person. In conjunction with this presentation is the launch of the new  The World According to Us official website.  A platform for the voices of children and youth and a place where they can share their stories, this site is … Continue reading

Newcomer Youth Advancement Program

The Newcomer Youth Advancement Program is currently being offered in 10 Clubs across Canada, including two Edmonton sites. These Clubs are actively engaging in an outreach process to ensure that newcomers have access to Clubs and an opportunity to participate in Club programming. Once youth are in the door, Clubs are offering programming aimed at engaging newcomer youth. Program focus areas include recreation, music and dance, multi-media, and business and entrepreneurial development. Through these various focus areas, youth are encouraged … Continue reading