Youth experience. Youth voice. Youth Empowered.
Personal stories are shared in assemblies by youth employed to voice a strong message of respect, hope and tolerance and to lead workshops that help build character, self-esteem and resilience.
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We greatly appreciate our funders and sponsors. Please see the Sponsorship page for a full list of donors.
Our community partners:
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Young people aged 15 to 24 are more likely to experience mental illness and/or substance use disorders than any other age group
Suicide is the second highest cause of death for youth aged 10-24 in Canada
OUR PROGRAM OUTCOMES:
- Increase empathy amongst students and staff
- Improved well-being for students
- Improved knowledge for parents related to mental health, bullying and addiction
YouthSpeak has reached over 130,000 students, parents, teachers since its inception in 2003. But, without support we can’t reach out to more youth and give hope.
WHAT OTHERS HAVE TO SAY ABOUT US
YouthSpeak is a registered charity #81614 3515 RR0001