Youth

    THERE’S LOTS GOING ON for youth in Squamish!

    YOUTH RELATED LINKS
    Squamish Youth Resource Centre
    Big Brothers / Big Sisters
    Check Yourself Website
    Girl Guides, Brownies, Sparks, Pathfinders and Rangers
    Junior Forest Wardens
    Scouts, Cubs and Beavers
    Royal Canadian Air Cadets
    The Hot Spot
    Canada World Youth

    The Youth Resource Centre
    Information, resources, referrals, group activities, one-to-one support, drop-in, and special focus groups for the young people of Squamish. Recreational activities, music jams, pool tournaments, weekly cooking group and more.
    1135 Carson Place
    Phone: 892-2207
    Email: youth.centre@sscs.ca

    Big Brothers / Big Sisters
    To promote the healthy development of children through a variety of quality mentoring programs which match children with positive role models.
    Phone: 604-892-3125
    Email:seatoskyinfo@bigbrothersbigsisters.ca
    Web: www.beamentorseatosky.com

    Check Yourself Website
    For youth, designed to help young people understand themselves in relation to alcohol and drugs.
    Web: www.checkyourself.com/

    Girl Guides, Brownies, Sparks, Pathfinders & Rangers
    BC Council Girl Guides of Canada
    Toll Free: 1-800-565-8111
    Direct: 604-714-6636
    Email: info@bc-girlguides.org

    Junior Forest Wardens
    Junior Forest Wardens is a fun family-friendly organization dedicated to the education of youth ages 6 -18. Through hands-on activities, outdoor recreation, environmental projects, community events & weekly club meetings, we aim to provide our JFWs with the experience and the knowledge necessary to make responsible decisions with regards to our forests and related natural resources.
    Web: www.juniorforestwardens.com

    Scouts, Cubs & Beavers
    Scouts Canada, the country’s leading youth organization, offers seven challenging programs for boys, girls and youth age 5-26 in nearly 3,600 individual groups in most cities and towns across Canada
    Email: squamish_scouts@yahoo.com
    Web: www.scouts.ca

    Royal Canadian Air Cadets, Squamish
    Open to children ages 12-18, the program is designed to promote leadership, citizenship and physical fitness.
    Contact: Capt. David R Timms
    Phone: 898-892-5776
    Email: Timms.DR@cadets.net

    Canada World Youth
    Canada World Youth offers youth between the ages of 17 and 29 the opportunity to become an active player in community development in Canada and overseas.
    Phone 604-732-5113
    Email: west-ouest@cwy-jcm.org
    Web: www.cwy-jcm.org

    The Hot Spot
    The Hotspot is a community resource centre operated through a partnership beteween the Sea to Sky Freenet Association and the Squamish Volunteer Centre Society. The centre provides a drop in space, wireless internet access, bulletin boards, pamphlets, newsletters, as well as a public computer lab with internet access and education opportunities.
    38027 Cleveland Avenue
    Phone: 604-815-4142
    Email: hotspot@sea-to-sky.net
    Web: www.sea-to-sky.net/hotspot