Youth experience. Youth voice. Youth Empowered.

Vision: Our vision is that no child or youth feels alone, and those who are struggling with mental health or other challenges are connected to available support to improve their overall well-being. Mission: To increase the resiliency of youth facing challenges through leadership training, empowering them to share their personal stories in order to promote mental health and well-being, empathy, and hope 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
Simcoe County District School Board

Please Note: If your School Board is not listed here, please inquire as we continue to seek approval from various school boards.

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