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Youville Centre Ottawa

Are you a pregnant or parenting teen mom in the City of Ottawa looking for help with childcare while at the same time trying to complete high school? If so, Youville Centre is the place for you. Click here for more information about how you can enrol and take advantage of our subsidized (free) daycare, counselling support, and high school classes. Call us at (613) 231-5150 Ext. 121 or email us at to enrol today.

Located in Ottawa, Youville Centre is a non-profit, registered charity that serves adolescent mothers and their children. Youville’s trauma-informed, holistic programs and services include: crisis intervention, intensive mental health therapy and treatment, addiction counselling, collaborative problem solving, a licensed child development program with a focus on infant mental health, attachment-based parenting programs with intervention and treatment, and a fully accredited secondary school. For more than a quarter century, Youville Centre has been an innovative centre that motivates, educates and nurtures young mothers and their children to become self-sufficient, contributing members of society.

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Fun in the Snow for Youville’s Toddlers

During these snowy winter days, we love to offer opportunities for outdoor fun for our toddlers, so that they can continue their physical development and work on their gross motor skills. Sledding is a favourite activity — we’re not sure who enjoys it more, our Early Childhood Educators or the children themselves! Please enjoy some […]

Youville Enjoys A Festive Christmas Lunch

  Each year leading up to Christmas, our talented cooks make a beautiful Christmas lunch for our young moms and their children. Often for many of our young families this might be their only turkey dinner, so we do our best to make it special. Dessert included nut-free mini-cupcakes from Thimblecakes, and tasty Christmas shortbreads baked […]