Integrating Community Youth (I.C.Y.) Workshops I-III

Integrating Community Youth (I.C.Y.) Workshops I-III

These three workshops are geared toward youth 16 to 24 years of age. The workshops are self administered workshops which can be used with small or large groups of people (participants). The moderator would be the person facilitating the workshop. The moderator reads the directions, information and moderates discussion.


Workshop I (.pdf)

Objective: To educate and inform youth on ‘youth experiencing homelessness’; their resources,
challenges and rights in the Waterloo Region.

Materials: Photocopies of pages 6, 7 & 8, Pens or Pencils for each participant.

Duration: 45 minutes to 1 hour


Workshop II (.pdf)

Objective: To reduce and prevent biased-based or hate crimes via education and information sharing with youth experiencing homelessness about associated risks, challenges and their citizenry rights in the Waterloo Region.

Materials: Electronic device to show media from internet (i.e. laptop, PC, etc.), Photocopies of pages 7 & 8, 1 piece of scrap or note paper & Pens or Pencils for each participant.

Duration: 45 minutes to 1 hour


Workshop III (.pdf)

Objective: To reduce and prevent biased-based or hate crimes by assisting youth experiencing or at risk of experiencing homelessness to further integrate into the community via education, information-sharing and self-esteem improvement.

Materials: Electronic device to show media from internet (i.e. laptop, PC, etc.), Photocopies of
pages 7, 8, & 9. Pens or Pencils for each participant.

Duration: 45 minutes to 1 hour

ORGANIZATION: Argus Residence for Young People
PUBLICATION DATE: 2012
LOCATION: Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada