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Names
Alternate Name Diversion Program ; 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) 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 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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