Our Partnerships

Partnerships provide YouthREX with excellent opportunities to share resources, capacity, and knowledge that can build synergy and amplify our vision.

2017 – Present

Strides Toronto

Strides is Ontario’s lead agency for the Provincial Youth Outreach Worker Program as well as Toronto’s Toronto’s Lead Agency for Children’s Mental Health and System Transformation. Our partnership projects have primarily focused on supporting Youth Outreach Workers across Ontario.

2019 – 2024

Delta Family
Resource Centre
 

Delta has been providing community programs and services for over 37 years in Northwest Toronto. YouthREX is partnering with Delta to develop and evaluate the Pempamsie Initiative, a program for Black youth who are in contact with the justice system.

2019 – Present

York Region
District School Board

Our partnership includes the development and evaluation of the Connex Youth Mentorship Project, which connects newcomer youth to resources and peer mentors within the YRSDB. 

2019 – 2024

Transforming the Field Education Landscape

The project is focused on integrating research and practice in the preparation of the next generation of social workers by developing partnered research training initiatives, both within academia and across the public and not-for-profit sectors, that enhance student research practice knowledge and applied skill development.

2019 – Present

Office of Public
Affairs of the Baha’i Community of Canada

Together, we are facilitating and strengthening a community of discourse and practice relating to the role of young people in society, and creatingthe space for a conversation in the youth sector about the nature and process of youth empowerment.

2017 – Present

Oshkimadizijik inéwin: Youth Voices on Reconciliation

Strides is Ontario’s lead agency for the Provincial Youth Outreach Worker Program as well as Toronto’s Toronto’s Lead Agency for Children’s Mental Health and System Transformation. Our partnership projects have primarily focused on supporting Youth Outreach Workers across Ontario.

2017-2018

Indigenous
Youth Voices

YouthREX partnered with Indigenous Youth Voices to develop A Roadmap to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission Call to Action #66.

2018

The Youth
in Politics Project

YouthREX partnered with Dr. Nombuso Dlamini, on the Youth in Politics (#YiP) project, an innovative experiential learning project aimed at increasing the civic engagement of high school students using the school board elections in October 2018 as a case study.

Have an idea for an initiative that we can partner on?

Book a 1-on-1 call with a member of our team. Let’s have a conversation and explore how we can work together.