Squamish Youth Resource Centre

151028JB3355 (Large)

A great way to grow up

This free meeting place in Squamish provides both a drop-in and structured program. The centre is for local teenagers but young adults between 19 and 24 years of age can also access some services.

The youth centre provides Squamish youth with:

  • A safe place to drop in and hang out
  • Movies, games and crafts
  • Pool table, Foosball, Ping Pong, Air Hockey
  • Planned daily activities — like photography, gardening and cooking meals
  • Recreational and cultural out-trips
  • Activities at Brennan Park
  • Healthy snacks
  • Advocacy and support to access resources, services and information
  • Food, shower facilities and clothes
  • Someone to talk to, confidentially

Convenient location and hours

1135 Carson Place, behind Howe Sound Secondary School

  • Mondays: 3-8pm
  • Tuesdays: 3-8pm
  • Wednesdays: 3-8pm
  • Thursdays: 3-9pm
  • Fridays: 3-9pm

The centre is funded by the District of Squamish and supported by the Home Depot Canada Foundation.

“Everyone who uses the centre knows and understands that it is a safe place and the relationships between the youth workers and youth are well respected and that’s so important”

- Program participant

Youth Centre Contact Information

Location: 
Tel: 604 892 2207
Email: youth.centre@sscs.ca
1135 Carson Place, Squamish BC (see map)

Staff Contacts:
Caitlin Anderson, Youth Centre Coordinator: caitlin.anderson@sscs.ca, 604 892 2207
Alex Anderson, Manager of Outreach Services: alex.anderson@sscs.ca, 604 892 5796, ext 224

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Calendar

Tue 24

Fright Night

October 24 @ 4:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Thu 26

Dinner Club

October 26 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Nov 02

Dinner Club

November 2 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

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