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!

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!

Paid Speakers Training with YES and PBTO Drug Strategy


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As part of YES’s Youth Voice work, we have partnered with the Peterborough Drug Strategy to train youth speakers (16-24) to develop their story and equip them with public speaking skills. These speakers then share their experiences of housing insecurity or substance use at various events in the City and County of Peterborough. Youth are … Continue reading Paid Speakers Training with YES and PBTO Drug Strategy

The Haven – Summer 2010


The Haven – summer 2010 [pdf 500kb] YES Newsletter: Spring 2010 Picnic in the Park…ing Lot – Saturday, June 19 Mark Saturday, June 19 in your calendars! YES will host a Picnic in the Park…ing Lot to raise funds for our programs and services. From 11:30 am to 2:30 pm, the parking lot adjacent to … Continue reading The Haven – Summer 2010

The Haven – Winter 2009


The Haven – winter 2009 [pdf 300kb]   YES Newsletter: Fall/Winter 2009-2010 SUCCESS! AT THE CARRIAGE HOUSE – Simon Weigh It was predicted in January 2005 that Kyle would not last more than a month in The Carriage House Alternative Education Program. Three and a half years and 17 credits later, Kyle did it! He … Continue reading The Haven – Winter 2009