Our free youth leadership program Lead On! was created to recognize that all newcomer youth* (16-29 years) should have the opportunity to develop their skills and experiences.

Next Session: August 12, 2019 – August 16, 2019

[Timings – 11:00 am to 3:30 pm]

Participants who participate in Lead On! Program will

  • Develop leadership qualities and skills
  • Earn volunteer hours while having fun  
  • Discover personal strengths
  • Learn speaking, speech writing, introduction, active listening, and critical thinking skills
  • Conduct self-evaluations
  • Prepare speeches and develop their interactive skills
  • Learn strategies for how to take action
  • Develop photography and storytelling skills
  • Enhance planning and group discussion skills
  • Develop an attitude for community service
  • Go for fun trips around the city
  • Meet peers and learn from each other
  • Develop a personal portfolio that can be used in post-secondary and job search applications

We provide light snacks and TTC tokens too!

*Documentation Required (The program is available for Permanent Residents and Convention Refugees)

Schedule for Lead On – Youth Leadership program

  • Apr 16 – Jun 11, 2019 (evening, twice a week)
  • Aug 12 – Aug 16, 2019 – Summer Camp (daytime)
  • Nov 11 – Dec 2, 2019 (evening, three days a week)
  • Jan 6 – Jan 31, 2020 (evening, three days a week)
  • Feb 3 – Feb 28, 2020 (evenings, three days a week)
  • Mar 2 – Mar 31, 2020 (evening, three days a week)
  • Mar 16 – Mar 20, 2020 – March Break Camp (daytime)