Youth Opportunities Fund (2014)


Strategic Collaborations – TEST

Community Living York South (see the collaborative partners – pdf)
$335,100 over 36 months to deliver the A.C.T 4 Youth model in York Region.  This project will ensure youth aged 20-29 with intellectual disabilities have the support they need for a smooth transition into the community after completing Post-secondary education. Youth with intellectual disabilities will access services that promote independence and employment during this transition period.  The A.C.T 4 Youth initiative will work together with existing community programs, grassroots initiatives and local networks for a comprehensive approach.
Youth Beneficiaries Served: Youth living with special needs or disabilities, Youth in low income situations  / Grant Theme: 4