Partner - YES - Youth Employment Services
YES believes that employment is empowerment and the cornerstone of safe and healthy communities. YES leads the Canadian youth sector with innovative programs that empower disadvantaged and vulnerable youth to become self-sufficient contributing members of society.
A representative comes in once a month from YES to help with youth employment. WKNC refers many clients to YES's youth employment programs with positive results. YES is the largest and most experienced youth employment counseling Centre in Canada. YES has an exemplary reputation for innovative and succesful programs and services for young people with barreiers to employment such as homelessness, a lack of formal education, a criminal record and drug abuse. The program has a positive effect on youth who are provided with key developmental and employment opportunities.