Youth Unlimited Edmonton’s Campus Life program combines healthy mentoring relationships with creative activities on and off school campuses, to help young people make good choices, establish a solid foundation for life, and positively impact their schools and communities. Campus Life encourages a balanced life – mentally, physically, spiritually, and socially.
WHY DO WE EXIST?
-To connect with teens in the places they’re at the most. Their schools and communities!
-To Provide high quality, safe and relevant spaces for teens to spend time with their friends and grow holistically.
-To provide caring, mentoring and inclusive adult relationships to teens from all backgrounds.
-To become a trustworthy resource to teens in their schools and communities.
-Assisting youth in making wise choices in relationships and others.
-Encourage youth to stay in school and do the best they can do.
-Challenge them to go beyond their comfort zone in all of their accomplishments.
-To teach teens the value of helping others, and provide many opportunities for them to get involved in giving back to their community.
WHAT ARE WE UP TO?
-Our Community Youth Workers are present in several schools around the city doing everything from meeting with students during the lunch hour, to coaching sports teams and assisting in classrooms.
-After school hours, Campus life has 4 different youth drop-in centres that provide a fun and safe place for teens to spend their evenings.