Each year as summer school comes to a close, we hold a BBQ Fun Day and Showcase for our summer school students and their children. Work from the two summer courses, Visual Art and Dramatic Arts is displayed and showcased prior to heading outside for a BBQ and some fun outdoor activities. This is a […]

Congratulations 2015 Graduates! We cannot believe another year has passed already! We have enjoyed watching our graduates grow as young mothers to their children, and achieve academic and personal goals. We are so proud of each and every one of our graduates, and we wish them well as they move on to their next phase […]

Thank you to each and every person, business, and organization who supported our 2015 Mother’s Day Fundraising Campaign in support of Youville Centre’s young mothers and their children. We are excited to announce that with your help, we raised $7,209 which will go directly to programs and services at Youville Centre that serve 48 young […]

Over the past month, as part of our Help us Grow Mother’s Day Campaign, we have featured all five of our rooms in the Child Development Program. This post introduces you to the final room, The Snapdragons! In these blog posts you have met the “Room Ambassadors”, learned what the infants or toddlers in that […]

Each week in May, as part of our Help us Grow Mother’s Day Campaign, we will be featuring all five of our rooms in the Child Development Program. In these blog posts you will meet the “Room Ambassadors”, learn what the infants or toddlers in that room do each day, and learn about some of […]

Each week in May, as part of our Help us Grow Mother’s Day Campaign, we will be featuring all five of our rooms in the Child Development Program. In these blog posts you will meet the “Room Ambassadors”, learn what the infants or toddlers in that room do each day, and learn about some of […]

Each week in May, as part of our Help us Grow Mother’s Day Campaign, we will be featuring all five of our rooms in the Child Development Program. In these blog posts you will meet the “Room Ambassadors”, learn what the infants or toddlers in that room do each day, and learn about some of […]

Each week in May, as part of our Help us Grow Mother’s Day Campaign, we will be featuring all five of our rooms in the Child Development Program. In these blog posts you will meet the “Room Ambassadors”, learn what the infants or toddlers in that room do each day, and learn about some of […]

Free the Children‘s youth event National We Day came to Ottawa again this year, on Wednesday, April 1st at the Canadian Tire Centre. Our valued friends at TELUS were very generous and provided 20 tickets for our students and staff to attend this event, which combines music, dance, keynote speeches and fun for youth ages […]

On Wednesday, April 8, 2015, Youville Centre celebrated The International Day of Pink. Staff and students dressed in their favourite shades of pink and showed their creativity with accessories and decorations. Even the children enjoyed the festive pink hairbands our staff donned for the day. Although it was a fun opportunity to dress up and […]