March for Mental Health & Homelessness 2019

Saturday, June 15th, 2019 was the March for Mental Health and Homelessness. We would like to thank everyone that generously donated. The Youthab-ers team consisting of Becky, Taylor and Kristy, raised $420.00 and the walk raised a total of a little over $17,000.00! Most of the proceeds were donated to Grace Inn, Belleville Homeless Shelter with some also going to the Ontario Association for Suicide...


CALLING ALL YOUTH LEADERS

Have you heard about the upcoming Youth2Youth Summit this September 27th? It is a free summit that aims to connect youth! United Way is currently recruiting youth ambassadors (age 14 - 24)  to contribute in the planning of the youth summit. If you, or any youth you know may be interested, please contact: youth2youth@unitedwayhpe.ca United Way is able to offer some assistance with commuting to these...


Home Depot’s Orange Door Campaign

Have you heard of Home Depot's Orange Door Campaign? More than 6,000 youth don’t have a safe place to call home. The Home Depot Canada Foundation is pledging $50-million by 2022 to help end youth homelessness in Canada. Help us bring an end to youth homelessness by donating $2 or more at www.orangedoorproject.ca or at a Home Depot store near you between May 30th and June 23rd; 100% of donations...


Bay of Quinte residents to benefit from $1,273,045 in new funding for mental health programs

Ontario is providing new funding for mental health and addictions services in Hastings and Prince Edward counties! Youthab is very grateful to be receiving funding that will go towards our Transition Home Program.   MONDAY, MAY 13, 2019 Bay of Quinte – Local MPP, Minister of Economic Development, Job Creation and, Trade and Government House Leader Todd Smith joined with local service providers...


Mental Health Self Check

Good mental health is essential to your overall health and well-being. It’s just as important to take care of your mental health as it is to take care of your physical health. Shoppers Drug Mart and the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) have partnered to raise awareness and promote mental health across Canada.  Mental Health Self Check is an interactive tool that will help...


March 1 WARMING CENTRE Notification

Due to forecast weather conditions the City of Belleville will be opening the warming centre Monday, March 4th through to Wednesday, March 6th at the Belleville Public Library at 254 Pinnacle Street in downtown Belleville. WHEN: Monday, March 4th to Wednesday, March 6th inclusive from 8:00 p.m. to 8:00 a.m. each day WHERE: Belleville Public Library at 254 Pinnacle Street We appreciate you helping us...