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Youthab is RE-OPEN by appointment only!
Please note that our Youthab offices are open again by appointment only starting Monday, July 6th!
We have new safety measures in place to keep you and our staff as safe as possible. Please be sure to review them before you come in for your appointment:
- Wear your mask (If you do not have one, a disposable mask will be provided to you)
- Follow physical distancing (Follow the arrows on the floor and ask the staff if you have any questions)
- Client Screening (Before your appointment, you will be sent a link to our Covid-19 self-screening assessment or you can complete it at the front desk)
- Sanitizing (Please use hand sanitizer before and after your appointment)
For assistance, or to book an appointment, please call 613-969-0830 or 1-866-859-9222.
If you are in crisis and need immediate assistance please contact the Crisis Intervention Centre 24 hours per day/7 days per week at 1‑800‑757‑7766 and ask to speak with the Crisis Intervention Centre, or present to your nearest emergency room.
We look forward to assisting you with your mental health, housing and employment needs. Please check our COVID-19 page and our social media for regular updates. We are working hard to do our part to mitigate the spread of the virus, while maintaining services to our community.
Thank you for your patience and cooperation.
Please visit the Hastings-Prince Edward Public Health website for up-to-date local information and guidance on COVID-19.
For law and legal related questions regarding housing, debt, employment and more, please visit Steps to Justice
Employment Standards Amendment Act (Infectious Diseases Emergencies) for Job-Protected Leave - Office of The Premier
Stop The Spread Business Information Line - Office of the Premier
Business and Employee Supports - Ontario Chamber of Commerce
Temporary Wage Subsidy for Employers - Government of Canada
Income Support - Income Security Advocacy Centre
Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy - Government of Canada
Benefits Available During COVID-19 - Community Advocacy & Legal Centre (CALC)
Financial Resources - Community Advocacy & Legal Centre (CALC)
Financial Relief Navigator - Prosper Canada
Covid-19 Public Resources – Public Health Ontario
Pandemic Helpline - Addictions and Mental Health Services HPE
Self Care During COVID-19 for Youth Video - Foundry BC
Mental Health and Substance Abuse Support – Wellness Together Canada
How to Cope with Social Distancing during COVID-19 - Kids Help Phone
Coping with Stress & Anxiety during COVID-19 - Centre for Addictions and Mental Health