YES receives generous $50,000 donation to help reach our goal for our roof!


We are so thrilled that local philanthropist Les Cassidy read of our need for a new roof and has donated $50,000 to YES for this and other projects. This investment in a metal roof will provide emergency shelter to hundreds of youth and families for decades to come. We’re also so grateful to the many … Continue reading YES receives generous $50,000 donation to help reach our goal for our roof!

YES is hiring!


YES is hiring for two exciting positions! This is your chance to be part of a team that gives back to our community. If this is something you are interested in please read over the position details. We are currently hiring for a full-time shelter worker and the application deadline is due July 26, 2016. Click … Continue reading YES is hiring!

Help YES by participating in the Canadian Giving Challenge!


With only 9 days left of the Great Canadian Giving challenge the countdown is on. With every donation made to the YES Shelter for Youth and Families you give us the chance to win $10,000. You have the chance to make a lasting impact on youth and families in our community. Click here to donate … Continue reading Help YES by participating in the Canadian Giving Challenge!

YES is hiring Relief Shelter Worker Staff!


YES is hiring relief shelter worker staff! This is your chance to be part of a team that gives back to our community. If this is something you are interested in please read over the position details. The application deadline is, June 27, 2016.   Full job description here.  Please complete the application online here. 

Fundraising Event at Galerie Q Raises $8000!


Galerie Q, a non-profit enterprise held a fundraising event for the YES Shelter for Youth and Families on May 13th. YES launched our new roof campaign, where we are aiming to raise $50,000 for a new metal roof. YES raised $8000 towards our new metal roof.  The YES Shelter proves safety and comfort to families … Continue reading Fundraising Event at Galerie Q Raises $8000!

Support YES and play in the RE/MAX Invitational Charity Golf Tournament!


RE/MAX is holding its 6th Annual Invitational Charity Golf Tournament, with proceeds going to the YES Shelter for Youth and Families, Brock Mission and Cameron House. Please click here for the package with more information on how to register to play, or sponsor this event!  The deadline is May 31, 2016.  

YES Partners with The Pyroflys for Circus Arts


The Pyroflys are offering circus arts training to youth and families involved with YES. They will be teaching cyr wheel, poi, hoops, juggling, balance and acrobatics techniques. Circus arts can offer youth a forum to celebrate being different, to take safe risks, and to get attention in positive ways. The Pyroflys helped create the Peterborough … Continue reading YES Partners with The Pyroflys for Circus Arts

YES is hiring a Shelter Supervisor!


YES is now accepting applications for a shelter supervisor. Changing lives for over a decade, the YES Shelter for Youth and Families is itself at an exciting time of growth and change in our provision of shelter, education, and transitional supports in Peterborough. YES’ Shelter Supervisor fosters a safe, productive, and positive work environment to … Continue reading YES is hiring a Shelter Supervisor!

YES teams up with the Peterborough Petes!


YES has teamed up with the Peterborough Petes to host a Fundraising Night!  Purchase tickets to the game on Saturday February 27th using the Promo Code “YES” and $4 from every ticket will go directly to the YES Shelter for Youth and Families! To purchase a ticket, click here.  There will also be free face-painting … Continue reading YES teams up with the Peterborough Petes!