Toronto Public Health Youth Grants

 

Toronto Public Health Youth Grants (TPHYG)
(for youth agencies and organizations)

Toronto Public Health Youth Grants help motivate and create opportunities for youth engagement and action on health issues within Toronto. Funded projects are youth-driven, community-based and emphasize partnerships.

You can apply for a grant if you are an agency serving youth or an organization with existing youth groups and your participants are between 13 – 24 years old. Successful youth group applicants can receive up to $5,000 in grant funding to use between October 2012 and June 2013. Application (MS Word) are due Monday, August 27, 2012 at 1:00 p.m.


Information Sessions:

Come to one of our information sessions to learn more about youth grants and the application process. Choose from one of four dates and locations:

Tuesday July 24, 2012, 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.
North West Scarborough Youth Centre
3850 Finch Avenue East, Unit 410 (between Birchmount and Kennedy)
Bus Stop: Finch Ave. East & Wayside

Thursday August 2, 2012, 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.
Griffin Centre Mental Health Services
24 Silverview Drive

Wednesday August 8, 2012, 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.
Toronto Public Health
277 Victoria St., 8th floor
Intersection: Victoria St. & Dundas St.

Monday August 13, 2012, 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.
Rexdale Hub Administrative Support
212 Panorama Court, South Meeting Room

 

To See the information session flyer visit: event flyer

To check out some of the work youth involved with TPHYG have done see:  Youth Work

 

Training for Youth Involved with YHAN and TPHYG

If you are between the ages of 13 – 24 and are involved with either the Youth Health Action Network or the TPH Youth Grants, register for training to:

  • learn about taking action on health issues affecting youth
  • meet other like-minded youth across the City
  • develop new skills for college/university and future employment

There are seven training sessions offered with a maximum of 25 participants and a minimum of 10 participants per session. You can register for more than one training.

Registration will close 1 week prior to each training or when it is full. There is no cost in attending.

For more information please see: training sessions