Training program for newcomer youth interested in becoming peer leaders in their communities.
Youth Peer Leaders Training offers:
- volunteer hours (30 +)
- access to community resources
- opportunity to connect with other newcomer youth
- participants will partake in 8 sessions over the course of 2 months
- session topics will focus on community engagement, mental wellness, post-secondary education, and more
- youth will have a chance to connect with guest speakers and learn about community partners and resources
- upon graduation, participants will create and lead their own peer support groups.
- create, plan and facilitate sessions for newcomer youth.
Learn more – contact Tamala Mwandemere via email at firstname.lastname@example.org
- Permanent Resident, Government Assisted Refugee, Naturalized Citizen
- Youth aged 14-24
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