“I would like to see Peterborough have better housing for youth with low rent rates or just more assistance…” – Peterborough Youth
AWHP’s Youth Engagement Facilitators have consulted with more than 100 youth over the past year and developed a municipal election candidate survey based on those consultations and the results of the survey are in!
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We are so excited to be working with Peterborough Poetry Slam!
Thanks to funding provided by the The City of Peterborough we will be co-hosting 4 workshops with Wes Ryan, EJ, Jon Hedderwick, & Ziy von B where youth can explore their voice, expand their writing, and express their creativity.
Join us at The Whistle Stop Cafe at 6:00pm – 8:00 pm every Tuesday starting October 9 – October 30th.
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The Youth Engagement Facilitators of A Way Home Peterborough are excited to announce the upcoming event, What’s Really up @ Home?
Who: Youth Ages 16-24
When: July 18th 2pm-4pm
Where: Fleming Park. Across from Youth Unlimited on Brock St – See map below for more detail
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United Way 2018 Enumeration Report
Today A Way Home Peterborough joined United Way Peterborough at the YES Shelter for Youth and Families for the release of the 2018 Enumeration Report & iCountPtbo Highlights release.
This biennial snap shot of homelessness in Nogojiwanong/
Peterborough helps to inform how A Way Home Peterborough will move forward in addressing youth homelessness.
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Join us, and the great folks at The YES Shelter for Youth and Families, next week for the release of the 2018 Homelessness Enumeration Report & the full results from the i Count PTBO.
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On May 18th A Way Home Peterborough (AWHP) was delighted to announced the new Innovation Funding from United Way Peterborough awarded to the YES Shelter for Youth and Families that will be the catalyst in launching A Way Home Peterborough’s Host Home project!
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A Way Home Peterborough hears from Dr. Erica Meiners
AWHP staff had the opportunity to hear Dr. Meiners speak about childhood, innocence & the uneven application of the justice system in the U.S on April 19th, 2018 thanks to the Trent Centre for Teaching & Learning.
“Childhood has never been available to all”
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SPARK Photo Festival
What does Home mean to you?
April 1 – 30, 2018
Shot: Youth Lens on Homelessness is back for the 2018 SPARK Photo Festival! Prepared with cameras and a story to tell, youth explored Peterborough to capture what Home means to them.
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Shot! Youth Lens on Homelessness
Shot! Youth Lens on Homelessness is running April 1-30, 2017 as part of the Spark Photo Festival.
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A Way Home Peterborough will be having its launch event on Wednesday, May 24th from 7pm-9pm at Market Hall. Join us for a touching and informative evening with local youth and Canada’s leading experts on youth homelessness.
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