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Halifax Youth

Helping youth in the Halifax Regional Municipality discover their potential!

Adventure Earth Centre

Building a healthy & sustainable future for our youth, our community & the earth.

Youth Services Plan

This is a plan that helps the municipality improve youth services over the next three years. We want to thank the Youth Team and the 1400 youth who submitted information for this plan!

Drop-In Programs

Check out the all of the drop in programs happening around the city!

Leadership Program

Learn leadership skills, spend time with other youth though social activities, work with children in day camps and give back to the community during the summer.
Ages: 13+ or youth who have completed grade 7

Youth Advocate Program

This program helps prevent youth from engaging in gang-related activities, as well as anti-social and criminal behaviours.
Ages: 9-15

Youth Live Program

A life skill and job experience program helps give youth the skills they need to obtain meaningful employment.
Ages: 16-24

Souls Strong Program

Souls Strong supports young men in the African Nova Scotian community of North Preston, as they move away from involvement in criminal and or gang related activity.
Ages: 15-20

Girls United Program

Girls United provides young girls a series of learning modules that will help build self-reliance and resilience. Our strategy is to use a wide range of learning activities and strong positive relationships to support girls who have experienced or have been exposed to gender specific risks.
Ages: 12-14