Blog

5 October 2015

Experiences With The Studio

The Studio is one of Delisle’s most popular services. It’s a safe place where youth aged 13-21 can hang out in the evenings to socialize with peers, prepare and eat freshly cooked meals, and enjoy hobbies or games – there’s even an onsite recording studio! Three youths who regularly visit The Studio recently worked on a planning committee for […]

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29 September 2015

Delisle Youth Services 43rd AGM

Our 43rd Annual General Meeting was a great success. Highlights of the meeting included our wonderful keynote speakers and award-winners. Speaker Highlights   Dr. Peter Szatmari shared his perspectives on child and youth mental health as a seasoned professional in the field. His insightful speech put Canada’s efforts in a global context, and inspired attendees to apply […]

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8 September 2015

Learn From our Summer Students

Check out these four videos created by our talented summer students, Marc and Shayna. They’ll help you learn a little more about trans youth, bust a mental health myth, and hear about some of the services here at DYS: In I AM ME: The Lives of 4 Trans Youth, Jhun, Christopher, Leo, and Rachel share their opinions […]

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20 July 2015

DYS Volunteers Win Awards

Three of our volunteers were recently recognized for their outstanding dedication to the Delisle Youth Services community. Chelsea Davies-Kneis, Rebecca Magnus, and Linda Tyndall received Outstanding Volunteer Awards from the City of Toronto, which honour exceptional volunteers in the Eglinton-Lawrence area. The awards were formally distributed by M.P.P Mike Colle at a ceremony in June. We […]

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10 July 2015

Visions Graduation

Visions is a Day Treatment Program offered by Delisle Youth Services in order to help high school students who struggle with conventional education. By accessing alternative learning options, these youth are empowered to explore opportunities for their future as all high school students should. This June we were pleased to graduate a new group of students who benefited […]

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10 June 2015

In-School Programs at Delisle: A Letter to the Editor from Executive Director Marg Campbell

For years Delisle Youth Services (DYS) has worked in partnership with the Toronto District School Board to make confidential, in-school counselling available to students. Our goal has always been to provide the support young people need to stay in school and graduate alongside their peers, including counselling, group support and advocacy. We have worked with […]

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