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

Katimavik – Youth Leadership and Volunteer Canada

 Healthy Relationships

Healthy Relationships are Made This Way! Website

BAM! Guide to getting along – Conflict Resolution for Teens

Learn about your Conflict Resolution style: Website Link

Resolving Conflict Peacefully:Website Link

Listening Skills for Teens: Website Link

Communication Skills – Get better at it 

8 things to practice!

Ten Refusal Skills for Teens

 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

PR Child, Youth & Family Services...........604-485-3090 Website
Support for Youth in Transition and Moving Out in Canada: Website

Moving out & thinking it through: Website

Teen Parents

Birth Control and/or Pregnancy Counselling:    
Birthright 604-485-2832
Teen Health Center 604-485-3310 

Young Parents:
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


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