Strathcona County Youth Council is recruiting!
Be the Difference. Be a Leader. Be Heard. Join the Strathcona Youth Council! We are looking for new members in grade 7-12.
Over 10% of the population in Strathcona County are youth. We provide a variety of programs, services and volunteer opportunities for youth of all ages.
Programs and Services
Strength based approach to developing healthy youth.
Individual, couple and family counselling.
Lifelong learning opportunities.
- Family School Liaison Program
Supports families to deal with emotional and behavioural issues that impact learning.
Peer support and/or facilitator led.
- KEYS Program
Keys to Empowering Youth to Succeed for grades 7-12; based in FR Haythorne School.
- Leaders in Training
Help with Recreation, Parks and Culture summer programs.
- Parent Teen Conflict Resolution
For parents and teens experiencing conflict with each other.
- Trauma Support Program
For families who are coping with the effects of domestic violence and/or parent mental health issues.
- Youth Council
A volunteering opportunity for youth grade 7-12 to join in, help out and be heard.
- Youth Directory
A guide to local resources for youth.
- Youth Mentoring
Youth are matched with Strathcona County mentors in departments that best fir their future career goals.
- Youth Outreach
Provides youth with advocacy, support and connections to community resources.