*NEW* The Youth Substance Use Support and Treatment Services

We are very pleased to introduce our joint program with Addictions and Mental Health Services Hastings Prince Edward (AMHS-HPE), Youth Substance Use Support and Treatment Service (YSUSTS) program for youth ages 16 to 24 who are experiencing substance use issues. Our Youth Substance Use team consist of Avery Mackintosh, an Addictions Counsellor from AMHS-HPE and Brittany Jones, Mental Health Addictions...


Youthab presents: Quick Connections - Virtual Single Session Counselling

Youthab is now offering virtual single-session counselling for youth aged 16 - 24.  Receive same day mental health support offered via phone or video call on Tuesdays and Thursdays. There are two time slots available: 4:00 - 5:00 PM and 5:00 - 6:00 PM.  Sessions can be booked up to 24 hours in advance by contacting Emily at: Emilyb@youthab.ca or 613-969-0830 x 210. Please note that sessions...


Youth2Youth HPE Virtual Speed Friending event!

Another lockdown calls for another Virtual Speed Friending event. Created by youth, for youth to help with the isolation we feel from the pandemic. Come join Youth2Youth virtually for a fun way to socialize with people your age! Two separate nights for two different age groups. Monday January 25th: Age 13-17 (4-6pm) Tuesday January 26th: Age 18-23 (4-6pm) Email: y2yspeedfriending@gmail.com to REGISTER....


Youthab helping youth and young adults manage pandemic stress

This article was written by NICOLE KLEINSTEUBER for INQUINTE and published on JANUARY 17, 2021. Find the original article HERE. The mental health challenges affecting young people have evolved as the COVID-19 pandemic has dragged on, a local expert says, and so have the ways they are dealing with them. Kylee Wishart is a psychotherapist with Youth  Habilitation Quinte in Belleville. ...


Orange Door Project 2020

We’ve partnered with The Home Depot Canada Foundation to help raise funds for our community! And you can help too! DID YOU KNOW? The Home Depot Canada Foundation is committed to preventing and helping to end youth homelessness, pledging to invest $50 million by 2022. This support will give homeless youth the housing, support and hope they need to live safe, healthy and productive lives. The Orange...


Upcoming Virtual Groups For Youth This Fall!

With Fall right around the corner, so are our upcoming mental health groups for youth (16-24). They are FREE and you can attend them from the comfort and safety of your home online through Zoom. Please note that all participants must attend an intake meeting before the group starts. First up is our Calming the Emotional Rollercoaster. It is a nine-week virtual group open to youth who are looking to...