Youth & Teen

Carlington offers a wide range of programs targeted to youth and teens.  From homework clubs, after-school programs and drop-ins to counselling, advocacy, information and referrals.

After School
Our goal is to promote free, healthy lifestyle choices through physical activity, homework assistance, healthy snacks and information related to healthy eating and self care. For students grade 4 to 6.

Every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
2:30 – 5:00pm
W. E. Gowling School, 250 Anna St.
Contact Natasha: 613-722- 4000 x 322

After the Bell
Homework support and recreation for students in Grades 1-6.
Tree of Life
For children and their mothers who report the experience of woman abuse. Breaks the cycle of violence and helps children and mothers build safety in their environment. Helps children heal from the experience of witnessing violence.

Contact Intake Counsellor 613-722-4000 x260
Students Will All Graduate (SWAG)
The SWAG program is for Grade 9 and 10 students and strives to increase graduation rates.
Fisher Park Public School 250 Holland Ave.
Contact Natasha: 613-722- 4000 x 322
The Spot Drop-In
We provide recreational opportunities (e.g. Wii, foosball, pool) for youth aged 12-16 to socialize in a safe, secure and youth positive environment. Youth learn new skills, receive information and obtain support and referrals. This program is funded in part by the City of Ottawa.
Every Thursday night 6:00 – 8:00 pm
Bellevue Community Centre, 1475 Caldwell Ave.
Contact Janet: 613-722- 4000 x 266