Core Services

What core services does a YWHO site provide?

Services are delivered by local service providers and include a set of core components across the province to ensure high-quality, equitable care. Youth can feel confident knowing that they will have consistent access and experiences at YWHO hubs across Ontario.

Our services fall under three service pathways:

Heart YWHO

1. Clinical Services

Mental health services, including access to psychiatric services, substance use services, primary health care, sexual health, care navigation, peer support, needs assessment, and goal tracking.
Hands connecting YWHO

2. Community and Social Support Services

Education and training, employment, housing, family support, outreach, and and other social supports,.
Paint YWHO

3. Skills and Well-being Activities

Learning and skills-based workshops, health-based/leisure activities, cultural programming, drop-in time to build social connection, food and food security, PreVenture, and more.