“Every child who winds up doing well has had at least one stable and committed relationship with a supportive adult.”
– Centre on the Developing Child, Harvard University
YES (Youth Engaging Supports)
Ages: 16-24 years old
Time Commitment: 2 years, 10-12 hours a month
Funded through the United Way’s Vulnerable Youth Investment Strategy and partnering with Aspen Family and Community Network, YES connects mentors and youth who are transitioning out of Child Intervention Services. These mentoring relationship build confidence, feelings of connection and healthier brains. Evolving into adolescents and young adulthood can be an exciting and challenging time, you can support a young person on their journey to a bright future.
This program is a fit for you if you can express care, challenge growth, provide support and expand possibilities.
Empower your future.
Transition to adulthood.
Start Something BIG!
BBBS Calgary and Area Intake Team