Mission Statement

Youth experience. Youth voice. Youth Empowered.

YouthSpeak contributes to the mental and social well-being of students who may be facing challenges by creating awareness that bullying, mental health, and addiction impacts everyone in the community. To empower youth who face challenges through leadership training, in order to increase their social and emotional strengths and positively impact their world by sharing their personal stories in assemblies and workshops.
An Approved Program of York Region District School Board, York Catholic District School Board, Toronto District School Board, Toronto Catholic District School Board.

YouthSpeak Ambassador

Rich Clune, Forward for the Toronto Marlies

“I was introduced to YouthSpeak two years ago and coincidently joined them at an event right by a school where I grew up. The passion they have for their message related to mental health, anti-bullying and addiction is one that I firmly believe in. It is im...

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Community Partners

Our Testimonials

YouthSpeak contributes to the mental and social well-being of students who may be facing challenges by creating awareness that bullying, mental health and addiction impacts everyone in the community.

Program Outcomes

Increase empathy and resilience

Increase in number of students connected to support

Improved knowledge for parents