SERVICES

Our programs and services are tailored to meet the needs of youth in our community 

Connect Youth operates 5 transitional apartment units for homeless youth in Leeds & Grenville counties. 

Core Program 

Our core program offers drop-in style services for youth where they can access food, basic need items, and compassionate staff members. 

*During COVID-19 our core program is offering drop in programs in various locations in Leeds & Grenville. Contact Us to find out more. 

The Wellness Access for Youth is a collaborative made up of service providers who provider, refer to and support mental health and addictions services for youth ages 12 to 25 in North Grenville. The goal of WAY is to increase access to safe, efficient, effective, timely and equitable services for children youth and families living with mental health and addictions issues in North Grenville. Connect Youth provides staffing for WAY in the form of the program coordinator. 

YMCA Drop In 

In partnership with the YMCA of Eastern Ontario, we are offering a joint drop-in program at the Brockville YMCA on Monday-Thursday from 4-8pm and Fridays 2-6pm. 

Our Team

Robyn Holmes 

Interim Executive Director

613.918.0173

ed@connectyouth.ca

Chelsea Anderson 

Housing Program Manager

613.246.2092

housingmanager@connectyouth.ca

Myriam McLaughlin

Housing Support Worker

613.246.8199

myriam.mclaughlin@connectyouth.ca

Danielle Fowler

Core Program

613.246.059

danielle.fowler@connectyouth.ca

Ezzy Waterworth

Housing Support Worker

613.246.8073

ezzy.waterworth@connectyouth.ca

Kris Van de Ven

Housing Support Worker

613.246.5792

kris.vandeven@connectyouth.ca

Dan MacKinnon

Wellness Access for Youth

613.246.1548

dan.mackinnon@connectyouth.ca

Kat Hare

Support Worker – YMCA Drop In

programs@connectyouth.ca

Connect Youth is also supported by a dedicated Board of Directors

Community Partners 

We are extremely fortunate to work with these amazing youth-serving agencies in our community

Our funders 

Connect Youth Inc. 100 Edward St. North, P.O. Box 1307 Prescott ON K0E1T0

Connect Youth Inc. is a registered charity with the Canada Revenue Agency 855420147RR0001