Your support enables CHOICES Youth Shelter to implement and maintain the services that our homeless youth require:
Emergency ShelterThe emergency shelter component is vital to the very basic fundamental need for safety, food and shelter. Residents can make use of this program for a 30 day residency.
Mondays @4pm - for anyone over the ages of 16
Run by a Certified Anger Management Specialist - 8 week program. Certificate given at the end of the 8 week program. To receive your certificate, you have to attend all meetings. $50 for anyone over the age of 24 to be paid on the first session. For information please contact Nevada Roberts (519.942.5970, Ext 5).
Life SkillsTuesdays @ 7pm. Major room clean: Youth learn how to clean properly, do their laundry, change bed sheets, and how to maintain good hygiene.
Healthy Eating on a BudgetWednesday @4pm. For anyone between the ages of 16-24.This program teaches youth how to prepare meat properly using the different types of knives and cutting boards. How to prepare healthy meals that last from food that comes from the Orangeville Food Bank.
Gym / Health ProgramThursdays at @4pm
Outreach ServicesThis program provides an educational aspect to the shelter programs. We provide guest speakers to community service clubs, youth groups and school classes who can inform the groups about the problems and issues of homelessness. Our goal is to lessen the need for our services by educating the youth and public to healthy alternatives.