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Our Kids Network

Site: Burlington - Mailing Address

Service: Halton Youth Initiative

Contact Information
Primary Contact Siobhan Laverdiere, Project Coordinator; Phone: 905-635-0664; Email:
Alternate Contact Lily Viggiano, Youth Asset Builder; Phone: 905-805-2953; Email:
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Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Primary Executive Elena DiBattista, Executive Director, Our Kids Network; Email:
Funding Provincial - Ontario Trillium Foundation
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) The goal of the Halton Youth Initiative (HYI) is to elevate youth voice and empower youth to have a positive impact in the communities of North Oakville, Acton, Aldershot and Milton 
* youth-led, with young people identifying local issues and strategies for possible solutions 
* activities are grounded in an asset-building approach and focus on relationship building 
* brings youth and adults together to form developmental relationships in the four communities 
Youth Development Councils 
* North Oakville 
* Acton 
* Aldershot 
* Milton
Hours not specified
Dates see website
Areas Served Halton Region
Eligibility Youth Council Member - 12-17 yrs old, usually from the community served by the Council 
Youth Council Volunteer - any youth 
Youth Council Adult Ally - voted in by the youth 
Youth Council Community Partner - other stakeholders and adults in the community, not already an Adult Ally
Application call or email to get started
Languages English
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Halton Region
Address & Map
Halton Region, ON
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Mailing Address c/o Our Kids Network 
Halton Childrens Aid Society 
1445 Norjohn Court, Unit 1 
Burlington, ON L7L 0E6
Physical Access Unknown - varies by event
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Child / Family Services ; Sports / Recreation ; Youth
HCSD Sub Heading Recreation for Children / Families ; Recreation for Youth ; Youth Recreation Resources
Service Categories Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Youth Issues ; Youth Community Service Programs

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