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West end youth build community with basketball - Ottawa Citizen, June 2016

Helping Ottawa's homeless youth - Ottawa Citizen, December 2015

Getting homeless youth back on track - Ottawa Citizen, December 2015

Youth Services Bureau launches chat room for teens in crisis, 580 CFRA, October 16, 2015.

Youth Crisis Line, CTV Ottawa, October, 2015.

Ottawa's young women's emergency shelter turns 20, CBC News Ottawa, September 24, 2015.

Training centre for detained youth 'about more than bricks and mortar': director, Ottawa South News, September 11, 2015.

The UpBeat: More than 240 graduate from Jobs for Youth Program, Ottawa Citizen, September 11, 2015.

New trades training centre for at-risk youth opens, CTV News Ottawa, September 10, 2015.

New trades centre to help create brighter future for at-risk youth, 580 CFRA, September 10, 2015.

Profile: A young aboriginal woman's mental health struggles, Ottawa Citizen, June 14, 2015.

Youth Services Bureau to add new web-based crisis chat service, Ottawa Metro, May 13, 2015.

Program helps students with mental health issues gain Strength, Ottawa Sun, February 17, 2015.

Around Town: OGHA's Wine Wintertime, Ottawa Citizen, January 30, 2015.

A path out of detention, CBC News Ottawa, January 9, 2015.

Troubled youth are the focus of nearly-finished training centre, CBC News Ottawa, January 9, 2015.

Back to school means saying goodbye to summer employment, CBC Ottawa Morning, August 28, 2013.

LGBTQ youth carve out special spot at Capital Pride Festival, Ottawa Citizen, August 17, 2013.

Standing with those on the edge, Muslim Link, July 6, 2013.
Youth Services Bureau celebrates 256 grads from employment program, CFRA, August 28, 2013.

Hope rises from Ground Zero, Ottawa Citizen, August 1, 2013.
Federal jobs grant program and infrastructure program will be key issues for Wynne next week, Ottawa Citizen, July 23, 2013.

En garde! Sword festival headed to Ottawa, EMC Kanata, June 14, 2013

Canadian coroners to examine link between sexual orientation and suicide, Xtra, June 13, 2013

Students give voice to health issues through photography, Your Ottawa Region, May 28, 2013

When the courtroom is not their stage Lawyers Play, Ottawa Citizen, May, 2013

Ottawa’s Youth Need to be Home Safe, Ottawa Family Living Magazine, May 10, 2013

Bridges Project helps first 12 patients, 580 CFRA, May 6, 2013

Laureen Harper lends support to Youth Services Bureau drop-in, Ottawa Citizen, Febrary 11, 2013

Ottawans brave cold to end homelessness, Ottawa Sun, February 8, 2013

Youth Mental Illness: I Might Blow My Head Off, Huffington Post, February 5, 2013

Mayor, police chief among community leaders camping out to prevent youth homelessness, 580 CFRA, February 4, 2013

Manley jumps for joy at skaters’ support, Ottawa Citizen, January 14, 2013

Finding solutions to youth homelessness everyone's business, HR Reporter, January 14, 2013

New program aims to bridge gap in youth mental health care, Ottawa Sun, December 2012

Ottawa Citizen Raphaëlle’s redemption: From homeless teen to law student, Ottawa Citizen, December 30, 2012

Ottawa homeless youth tell stories, Ottawa Citizen, December 30, 2012

Program creates bridge for teens in crisis, Integrated mental-health services will see youth get help they need, Ottawa East Local Community News, December 20, 2012

Sharing the Gift of Warm Clothing & Holiday Entertainment, Ottawa Start, December 11, 2012

Suicidal teens, stuffed ERs to get respite from $500,000 program, Metro News Ottawa, Dec 10, 2012

New program aims to keep youth suffering from mental health crisis out of hospitals, Ottawa Citizen, December 10, 2012

Overbrook resource centre changes name, Your Ottawa Region, December 3, 2012

Borden Ladner partner receives Order of Ottawa, Financial Post, December 3, 2012

Five key themes in city report on gangs, Ottawa Sun, November 26, 2012

Manley hosting event for mental health, Sudbury Star, November 20, 2012

Around Town An eye-popping event for uplifting cause, Ottawa Citizen, October 28, 2012

Monster Mash 2 party set to raise funds for Ottawa Dragon Boat Foundation charities, Ottawa Citizen, October 23, 2012

Work together to eliminate gangs: forum, EMC Ottawa South, October 25, 2012

Arts program for youth will develop leadership, EMC Kanata, October 25, 2012

Feds fund study of youth sex habits, CBC, October 25, 2012

Ottawa Police Services Gala to benefit Youth Services Bureau, CBC Ottawa (radio), October 23, 2012

Around Town: High heels, work boots and dream homes, Ottawa Citizen, October 20, 2012

Crime and violence in the spotlight, Orleans Star, October 18, 2012

Gangs symposium builds strong foundation for change, CFRA, October 18, 2012

Symposium searches for solutions to surge in violence, Ottawa Citizen, October 18, 2012

Ottawa Police hold public seminar on guns and gangs, Ottawa Citizen, October 17, 2012

Jamie Hubley's family continues fight against suicide [video], CBC, October 15, 2012

Public forum gets tough on gangs, Ottawa Sun, October 13, 2012

As Ottawa gang symposium approaches, police lay out the big picture, Ottawa Citizen, October 12, 2012

Scaring is caring at Saunders Farm, Your Ottawa Region, October 12, 2012

Saunders Farm to donate portion of Friday receipts in memory of Jamie Hubley, Ottawa Citizen, October 12, 2012

Taking sports to the next level, The Fulcrum, October 2012

Youth arts program gets $199,000, Metro Ottawa, October 10, 2012


Youth at risk get boost, CBC Ottawa, October 10, 2012

Ping Pong event surpasses fundraising goal, Your Ottawa Region, October 5, 2012

Ping pong a charity sport of the future, September 24, 2012

City proclaims Monday as Suicide Prevention Day, The Ottawa Citizen, September 2012

Fighting for Charity, Metro Ottawa, September 13, 2012 (not online)

Youth get a taste of jummer jobs, EMC East, August 30, 2012

Teens learn job skills over summer, Youth Services Bureau matches kids with businesses, EMC South, August 30, 2012

Student has rewarding summer, EMC West, August 30, 2012

Teens learn job skills over summer, Youth Services Bureau matches kids with businesses, EMC South, August 30, 2012

250 Ottawa teens wrap up first summer jobs, thanks to Youth Services Bureau program, The Ottawa Citizen, August 30, 2012

Program gives youth employment experience, The Ottawa Sun, August 29, 2012

Youth Get Experience, 24 hours, August 27, 2012

250 Ottawa teens wrap up first summer jobs, thanks to Youth Services Bureau program, The Ottawa Citizen, August 23, 2012

Capital’s fashion gems to strut NAC runway for a good cause, Metro Ottawa, July 2012

Raising money and hope on the runway, Ottawa Capital City News, July 2012

Ottawa Public Health addressing gaps in mental health programs and services for children and youth, Ottawa Start, July 2012

Taking compassion to the streets, The Ottawa Citizen, July 2012

Raising money and hope on the runway, Ottawa Capital City News, July 2012

Capital’s fashion gems to strut NAC runway for a good cause, Metro Ottawa, July 2012

Fashion for a cause, The Ottawa Citizen, July 2012

Dragon Boat Festival Resounding Success in Ottawa, Epoch times, June 24, 2012

Dragon Boat festival brings throngs, Ottawa Sun, June 23, 2012

Dragon Boat Festival lets paddlers work for a cause, CTV.com, June 23, 2012

Number of at-risk youth rising, Ottawa Sun, June 19, 2012

Shine a light, Ottawa Citizen, June 15, 2012

Centrum to host fundraiser for Youth Services Bureau of Ottawa, Your Ottawa Region, May 22, 2012

Singers, politicians come together for mental health awareness at Kanata high school, Metro, May 10, 2012

Disney star performs at Earl of March High School, Event to kick-off Mental Health Week EMC, May 10, 2012

Partnership boosts youth mental health services, Ottawa Citizen, March 24, 2012

Investing in youth mental health extremely important_New partnership will improve access to west end services, EMC Kanata, March 29, 2012

Ottawa Citizen writer wins award for feature on homeless shelter, Ottawa Citizen, March 6, 2012

City moves towards being suicide safer, EMC Ottawa South, Feb. 16, 2012

Ottawa shares ideas at first-ever youth suicide summit, CTV.ca, Feb. 9, 2012

Ottawa's first 'youth suicide-prevention summit' to be broadcast live, Ottawa Citizen, Feb.8, 2012

Jamie Hubley's dad among those speaking at first-ever Ottawa youth suicide summit, Openfile Ottawa, Feb. 8, 2012

First Steps Towards "Suicide Safer Ottawa", 580 CFRA Radio, Feb. 8, 2012

"Suicide Safer Ottawa" takes first steps Ottawa Citizen, Feb. 8, 2012

First-ever summit held on suicide prevention, CTV Ottawa News, Feb. 8, 2012

Employment prorgram targets new Canadians, EMC News, December 22, 2011

Youth Homelessness Awareness Day to help kids off the streets, Metro Ottawa, November 21, 2011

Myron's Awakening: Ethnicity, sexuality and today's youth, Capital Xtra, October 25, 2011

A welcome discussion, The Ottawa Citizen, October 24, 2011

Youth Service Bureau receives crucial funding, EMC News, October 20, 2011

Mental health clinic for Ottawa youth expands operation, Ottawa Citizen, October 14, 2011

Youth mental health services in the city gets a boost, CFRA News, October 14, 2011

Youth mental health clinic expanding hours, Ottawa Sun, October 14, 2011

YSB, Ottawa Public Health and Bell partner to expand youth mental

health services, Ottawa Start, October 13, 2011

Advocates want housing on agenda, Metro News, September 26, 2011

It takes a village, EMC News, September 22, 2011

YSB's 24/7 Crisis Line available to help, The Wrap, September 2011



Suicide: A survivor's story, The Globe & Mail, September 23, 2011

Homeless youth flooding into Ottawa centre, CBC News, September 23, 2011

This summer school is in demand: Teacher gives up
vacation to work with boys at detention facility
, The Ottawa Citizen, August 27, 2011

Kanata Chamber of Commerce to host community expo, EMC Nepean, June 2011

Looking for summer staff, Ontario Business Report, May 2011

New programs for mentallly ill teens will help them with transition to adulthood,
The Ottawa Citizen, May 26, 2011

Career fair appeals to the IT sector, Ottawa This Week, May 19, 2011

Liona Boyd, Concert Promoter, Perth EMC, May 5, 2011


Joanne Lowe appointed new director of the Youth Services Bureau
, The Ottawa Citizen, April 3, 2011


YSB shows off new-look Drop-in , Metro News, April 1, 2011


Youth worker nominated for Women of Distinction award
, Kanata Kourrier, March 24, 2011

Hats off to getting kids off the street, Ottawa Sun, February 10, 2011

Youth Services Bureau launches drop-in mental health clinic, CTV Ottawa, January 14, 2011


Munter saluted for helping city's youth
(print-version)
Munter saluted for helping city's youth (Web version)
The Ottawa Citizen, January 17, 2011


Official opening of community garden art murals
, Centretown Buzz, November 19, 2010


Young parents prep for 9 to 5,
24 hrs, November 5, 2010


Young moms find way to make it work
, The Ottawa Citizen, November 5, 2010


Youth Services Bureau Rebuilds Haven for Youth
, The Wrap/Ottawa Citizen, November, 2010

YSB fundraising campaign launch a real bash, EMC Ottawa East, September 16, 2010

Youth Services building gets a make-over, Metro News, September 8, 2010

Facelift started on 'life-changing' youth centre, Ottawa Sun, September 7, 2010

YSB forms charitable foundation, Metro News, June 18, 2010

Youth Services Bureau starts charitable foundation, CTV Ottawa, June 17, 2010

Ottawa's Youth Services Bureau supporters launch charitable foundation, Ottawa Citizen, June 17, 2010

Triumph over challenges, Ottawa Citizen, May 27, 2010

The Essential Wonder Years, Ottawa Citizen, May 27, 2010

People To Watch in 2010, Ottawa Citizen, January 3, 2010

Youth bureau offers hope, Ottawa Sun, December 31, 2009

Youth drop-in getting facelift, Metro News, December 24, 2009

A new road to health on the street, Rabble.ca, November 23 2009

Street kids granted hope, Ottawa Sun, September 27, 2009