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Names
Alternate Name CV19 ; Diversion Program ; OCR ; YDP ; Youth Diversion
Location & Accessibility
Site Location North Kingston
Located In Community Kingston
Address & Map
Robert Meek Community Youth Centre
559 Bagot St
Kingston, ON K7K 3E1
 
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Intersection Bagot St and John St
Bus Route Notes Kingston Transit Trip Planner
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) COVID-19 (23 Apr 2020): Office is closed to the public * mentoring and counseling continue via social media, in person as needed * referrals are accepted * no workshops for now * call 613-548-4535 or email info@youthdiversion.org for more information

Advocacy and support to youth and youth at risk, and assessment and referral services for youth and families

Services include:
* Youth Justice Committee
* short-term mentoring program
* ten-week cognitive skills group offered in schools and other sites
* School and Non Academic Program (SNAP)
* substance use and addictions counselling (offered in schools and in-office appointments)
* Mediating through Empowering using Nurturing Dialogue (MEND)
* Youth Outreach Worker Program and early intervention and referral program
* volunteering opportunities
Hours COVID19: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * evening and weekend appointments
Areas Served Frontenac County ; Kingston ; Lennox and Addington County ; Napanee
Eligibility Ages: 8 year(s) - 24 year(s) 
 
Youth 8-24 years old according to program:  
 
* Youth Justice Committee: youth involved in extrajudicial measures through the police or extrajudicial sanctions through the court 
* Short-term mentoring program: 12-17 years old 
* Ten-week cognitive skills group offered in schools and other sites: 12-17 years old 
* School and Non Academic Program (SNAP): youth suspended or expelled from school 
* Substance use and addictions counselling (offered in schools and in-office appointments): 12-17 years old 
* Early intervention and referral program: 8-17 years old 
 
Call for information on other programs
Application Visit the website or call for program details and forms
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Service Categories Community Service Orders ; Juvenile Delinquency Prevention ; Juvenile Diversion ; Substance Use Disorder Counselling ~ Youth ; Victim/Offender Mediation Programs ~ Youth ; Volunteer Opportunities
Waiting List Yes, 0-2 weeks
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-548-4535
Fax 613-548-1747
E-Mail info@youthdiversion.org
Website www.youthdiversion.org
Social Media Facebook Twitter
Volunteer Coordinator Jackie Franklin, Volunteer Manager; Email: jfranklin@youthdiversion.org
Primary Executive Shawn Quigley, Executive Director; Email: squigley@youthdiversion.org
Other Details
Established 1974
Funding Receives funding from a variety of sources
Print Material Pamphlets
Resources Website
Accreditation No

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