We're Here for Youth

Only you have the power to shape your future, but YSB is here to give you the information, opportunities and support you need to make the right choices for yourself, in all areas of your life. Check out some of the activities and services available to you — if you choose to take advantage of them.

Youth Events

Downtown Services Drop-in: Activities

Extended Access Drop-in, for ages 21- 24, Mondays, 4 - 6 p.m.

Concurrent disorder group, with CMHA, Active Treatment - Tuesdays, 1 - 3 p.m.

Harm Reduction Drop-in, meet with Ottawa Public Health nurse and peer educators - Tuesdays, 1 - 5 p.m.
Hep-C Team on Facebook

The Circle, in partnership with Wabano and Minwaashin Lodge - for youth who are Indigenous or who want to know more about Indigenous cultures. Wednesdays, 5 - 7 p.m.

Concurrent disorder group, with CMHA.: Youth Persuasion. Open group. Any youth who would like information to stop consuming drugs and/or alcohol - Fridays, 1 - 3 p.m.

Women's Drop-in at the Downtown Drop-in
A safe space for ALL youth between the ages of 16-24 inclusive and identifies as a young women and trans-women, gender neutral and gender queer!
Every Thursday from 6 - 8 p.m. @ 147 Besserer St.

SHAG: The Sex & Harm-reduction Advisory Group
Thursdays
SHAG on Facebook

Spectrum LGBTQ+ Community Youth Group
Spectrum is an LGBTQ+ community youth group (ages 12-25) 
Every Tuesday 6 - 8 p.m. @ 147 Besserer St.
Spectrum on Facebook