Pathways for Children, Youth and Families of York Region has been a leader in the delivery of innovative support services for over 20 years as we work to improve the lives of homeless and at-risk youth and families in York Region. At Pathways, we provide a unique continuum of care approach with a range of programs and services that are essential to the health and well-being of clients and that are proven strategies for helping to keep youth off the streets by providing safe housing options.
Our services include:
•Home Base Drop-In Centre (Richmond hill and Vaughan)serves more than 1500 high-risk youth each year in York Region. The Centre is a one-stop shop for youth and provides services to address issues youth presently face – employment, family issues, life skills, shelter, hot meals, counselling, recreational activities and clothing.
•Base for Success, a 12 week employment program for youth to gain experience and job skills in a paid practicum.
•Our Youth Residences for youth in crisis. Both residences provide a home for youth while they settle differences with their parents or work towards living independently.
•Aftercare/Transitional Support program helps youth stay on the right path.
•STAY Youth Apartments offer a supportive housing for those youth 18-24 who are transitioning to independent living.
•Family Resource Centres offer innovative support programs for 1400 families with preschool children of many cultures, each year throughout York Region.
80F Centurian Drive
Contact Name:Michael Braithwaite