Support YES while golfing!


VIP Reception tickets are still available for $40 for the Special Acoustic Performance and Meet & Greet with Tebey, Tim Hicks & Kira Isabella Due to popular demand, 3 foursome spots have been added! The upcoming Tebey Golf Classic, hosted by country music star Tebey, will support a new innovative program through a partnership with the YES Shelter … Continue reading Support YES while golfing!

Please Drive With Us!


YES is currently seeking an individual who would be willing to volunteer their time twice a month (minimum) to help us with errands.  These would include food deliveries to the shelter from local suppliers, dump runs, and assisting clients move their items to their new homes. Candidates must possess a valid G license and be … Continue reading Please Drive With Us!

We’re hiring! Prevention and Housing Supports Manager


Supporting homeless youth and families for over 15 years, the YES Shelter for Youth and Families is itself at an exciting time of growth and change in our provision of shelter, education, outreach and transitional supports in Peterborough. If you are looking for a fast paced, flexible, and rewarding leadership role with opportunity for innovation … Continue reading We’re hiring! Prevention and Housing Supports Manager

We’re hiring summer students!


Are you a student in the social services, business or trades?  Qualified candidates will be 15-30 years of age, attended school full time in past academic year, and returning to school full time this September.  The YES Shelter is enriched by the diversity of our client base and seeks staff that reflects this diversity. Specifically, … Continue reading We’re hiring summer students!

We’re Hiring! Youth in Transition Housing Worker


The Youth in Transition Housing Worker (YITW-HW) will provide youth aged 16-18 who are on a Voluntary Youth Services Agreement with the Children`s Aid Society with supports to find, acquire and maintain housing, including life skills support. Click here to see the job posting. If you are interested, please apply online through Charity Village on or before May … Continue reading We’re Hiring! Youth in Transition Housing Worker

2018 YES Mural – Call to Artists


The east-facing brick facade of the YES Shelter for Youth and Families is one of the sites chosen for the City of Peterborough Public Art Program. As part of this initiative, the City of Peterborough invites artists or artist teams residing in Ontario to submit their credentials, examples of prior experience and a conceptual approach … Continue reading 2018 YES Mural – Call to Artists

Trent Students vote yes for YES


Dear friends: Thank you. Thank you for supporting youth who have experienced homelessness. Thank you for caring, for telling your friends, and for staying up late to find out more! Our gratitude and hearts are BIG tonight. Trent students voted overwhelmingly in support of the YES Shelter. The teens have won! THANK YOU!  

15th Anniversary of YES


15 Years Changing Lives Please join us to recognize the 15th anniversary of YES. It is our opportunity to celebrate the community, our donors, staff, volunteers and supporters of YES. We will reflect on 15 years of YES’s service to the community and look at where we’re headed in the years to come.  We hope … Continue reading 15th Anniversary of YES