Youth Outreach Workers

Parkgate Community Services Society’s Youth Outreach Workers will meet youth almost anywhere at almost any time. If you are youth and you feel that you need to talk to someone right away, contact one of the Youth Outreach Workers below. If they are not immediately available, they will connect you with another team member, youth worker or appropriate resource.

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Youth Centre Coordinator: Rachel Youth Outreach Worker: Kelsey
Cell: 604-783-5754 Cell: 778-882-2566
rlynch@myparkgate.com kwright@myparkgate.com
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Youth Outreach Worker: Simon Youth Outreach Worker: Marionne
Cell: 778-885-9583
srussell@myparkgate.com mfacundo@myparkgate.com
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How can Youth Outreach Workers help you?

They can assist you in the following ways:

  • Help you take charge of your life
  • Connect you with what is happening for youth in the community
  • Teach you skills that will help you at school, at work and at home
  • Show you how to accomplish your dreams
  • Provide workshops on topics like leadership training, drugs and alcohol, etc.
  • Help you with family problems
  • Help you with girl or guy problems
  • Stick up for you when no one else will
  • Help you with your problems, no matter how big or small, when you don’t seem to have anywhere else to turn

Click here to submit a Youth Services Referral Form

Frequently Asked Questions
What happens at the Youth Centre?

The Youth Centre at Parkgate Community Centre is a safe space for youth to chill. Free food is available at almost all drop-ins. Facilities include a large screen TV, Wii, PS3, pool table, foosball, air hockey, board games and access to a gymnasium with various sporting equipment. Drop-ins also feature movies, art and crafting materials, climbing wall opportunities and more. To see what is happening, check out the youth events calendar.

Who goes to the Youth Centre?

Youth from ages 11 to 18 are welcome to drop in to the Youth Centre during times listed on the Youth Centre page.  Note that preteens and teens have different drop-in times. Occasionally there are events for youth aged 19 to 24. Please check out the youth events calendar for more information.

Who can I talk to at the Youth Centre?

The Youth Centre is staffed by trained youth workers who can support you through an issue and/or direct you to other community resources.

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