As part of the YCDSB Mental Health and Addictions Strategy, we are committed to supporting our students. Together with our community partners, the York Catholic District School Board (YCDSB) provides access to services that address the mental health needs of our students. We are excited to share with you the opportunities for YCDSB students and their parents/guardians.
The YCDSB Academic Year Calendar for the 2021/2022 school year has been shared with school communities.
Please see the Calendar here for your reference.
SUMMER UP is funded by the Ministry of Education and which provides special summer activities for Black youth across Ontario. It’s called SummerUp. A scan of the SummerUp website will give you confidence in the Lifelong Leadership Institute, a non-profit organization with a history of providing quality programming to Black youth.
SummerUp is an invitation to Black ... Continue reading "The SUMMER UP Program for Black Youth (July 2021)"
The Newcomer Orientation Week (NOW) is a five-day program in the last week of August for students in York Region, who have recently arrived in Canada. The Virtual Module will include:
Online Peer Leaders Training (Aug 23 to 25) and Online NOW program (Aug 26 to 27, 2021).
NOW was launched by the federal government ... Continue reading "NOW Program for Newcomers (Aug 2021)"