Youth Lab

Youth LAB (Local Action Builders)

Are you between the ages of 12 and 20? Are you passionate about your community? Do you want to see improvements for the next generation?

GCCRC supports matching youth who are currently looking to join the Youth L.A.B.!

  • Help promote the youth voice in your community

  • Facilitate and participate in leadership opportunities

  • Create and participate in events in the community

  • Promote youth inclusion and advocate for your peers


Ages: 12-20


Glen Caring

Glen Caring

This program provides youth with volunteer opportunities to obtain their high school community service hours.


The program, which can see community youth working with seniors, children, and at various Glen Cairn Community Resource Centre events across the community, also promotes community engagement and helps the participants create and build employment skills.


Opportunities include:


  • Connecting and cooking with seniors

  • Teaching seniors online skills

  • Community Dinners and drive thru Events 

  • Spooktacular

  • Trip to Canada's Wonderland, Halloween Haunt                                 

Email  for more info!

Man and Dragon


Dungeons & Dragons

Join us for D&D, the world's largest role playing game. Play your favorite board game or get active with indoor and outdoor sports games. Come with a group or on your own. 

New members always welcome!

Ages: 12-20


Kitchen Take Over 


A type 2 diabetes prevention initiative for children and youth presented by SunLife.


Ages: 12-20

Runs Virtually- Information issued once registered

All supplies, support and recipes are provided.


One on One Advocacy

Math Notebook and Calculator

Homework Hangout @hillside

Advocacy Appointments

Looking for support? Not sure where to start?

Make an One on One appointment to help navigate and seek guidance on situations in your life.

Ages: 12-20

By Appointment Only


Homework Hangout

Join us for homework support, time management tips, and good study tips

Ages: 12-24

Dates:Wednesdays (Drop-in)

Time: 4-5:30pm

Location: Hillside Church 

370 Thompson Rd 

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For more information on these programs, contact our Youth Programs Coordinator:


Jennifer Horvath 519-668-2745 or email

Youth Programs & Services

To register for one of our youth programs