Youth Employment Services YES
YES believes that employment is empowerment and the cornerstone of safe and healthy communities. YES leads the Canadian youth sector with innovative programs that empower disadvantaged and vulnerable youth to become self-sufficient contributing members of society.
The rate of unemployment for young people in Toronto is estimated to be as high as 30%. In fact there are 200,000 less youth working then there were in 2008. We proudly boast an 84% success rate helping youth find work or return to school.
YES was the first to both recognize and address that being out of work is often the result of factors beyond the control of our most vulnerable and disadvantaged youth. Low self-esteem, a men...