Youth Resources Niagara

Contact Details
Office Phone 905-892-5736
Fax 905-892-4855
E-Mail Info@yrn.ca
Primary Executive Mike Taylor, Executive Director; Phone: 905-892-5736 ext 24; Email: mike.taylor@yrn.ca
Alternate Executive Dr Steve Hudson, President/Chair
Site Details
Areas Served Niagara Region
Located In Community Fonthill
Address & Map
214 Hwy 20 E
Fonthill, ON L0S 1E6
 
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Intersection Hwy 20 E and Rice Rd
Mailing Address PO Box 1250 
Fonthill, ON L0S 1E0
Service and Access Details
Description (Service) David S Horne  
 
A supportive reintegration housing residence provides accommodation, educational and social programs and supports for justice involved male youth ages 16-18 who are experiencing or at risk of homelessness. This population also typically suffers from an absence of role modelling/mentorship of family/others in coping and managing their many needs. 
 
Ray and Pat Wagner Group Home  
 
A transitional residential group home, for males aged 12 -17 referred through Family and Children Services (FACS) Niagara * a Youth Worker works closely with the FACS worker, the youth and family to develop suitable treatment plans, including discharge plans to return the youth to their homes or other longer-term supportive living arrangements * Youth are involved in a variety of therapeutic programs and activities with staff to remediate identified cognitive and behavioural deficits  
 
Community Programs  
 
Post Detention / Custody 
 
For youth aged 12 to 17 * supports youth towards a successful reintegration back to the community following periods of detention or custody * Referrals are made through Probation * a Youth Worker is assigned to work with the Probation Case Manager, the youth and family to develop a treatment plan 
 
Extra Judicial Measures  
 
Provides an opportunity for youth who have committed minor nonviolent offences to take responsibility for their actions and make amends to the community * Youth are referred to the program by police to Contact Niagara * As an alternative to formal criminal charges or court processes, youth who are offered appropriate programming and services to address concerns related to the offence committed
Hours Mon-Sun 24 hours
Eligibility Ages: 12 year(s) - 17 year(s)
Application Referral
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1981
Funding MCYS, Youth Justice Services, Family and Childrens Services Niagara
Elections Jun
Service Categories Ex-Offender Reentry Programs ~ Young Offenders ; Group Homes for Dependent Children ; Juvenile Diversion