13-19 - Taking on the World - Jobs, Leadership, Making it on your own, teen mums and more!
Getting a Job:
Career Link Powell River is a great resource for job search information, counseling, job postings and support for entering the work force.
Drop by at 103 – 4511 Marine Avenue, call 604-485-7958 or check it out on line here:
Career Link Website
Service Canada has job and employment information for youth and students on-line: Service Canada Website
Need help with a Resume? On-line help here: web link
How to Apply for a Job: web link
Your First Job: web link
How to KEEP a job – web link
Leadership, Communication & Conflict Resolution for Teens
Youth Canada is a great resources for Canada’s high school students. Check it out for information on leadership, scholarships and other youth opportunities: Website
Me to We has great opportunities for youth travel
Healthy Relationships are Made This Way! Website
Learn about your Conflict Resolution style: Website Link
Resolving Conflict Peacefully:Website Link
Listening Skills for Teens: Website Link
Struggling to make it on your own?
Do you need support and guidance in making the transition to independent living?
The Independent Living Support Program provides practical support and skills training to youth who are making the transition to independent living and adulthood.
Individualized support is offered to youth in areas of nutrition, housing, budgeting, self-care, social development and vocational planning
Moving out & thinking it through: Website
Birth Control and/or Pregnancy Counselling:
Teen Health Center 604-485-3310
Babies Open New Doors (BOND) 604-485-2604
Are you a young mom trying to finish your high school education?
Brooks Young Mom Program offers moms the opportunity to attend classes while their children are cared for in a daycare located on-site at Brooks School.
Family support is also provided to the family with short and long term goals set by the parent.
Young Moms Support & Outreach
Powell River Child, Youth & Family Services...........604-485-3090