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As part of our Active Citizenship Initiative, we’re working with local non-profit organizations, grassroots groups, and Ottawa City Councillors to create short and punchy Community Challenge Videos on an Ottawa-based...Read More
Teaching Pride New Rainbow Bridges peer-led program aims to support youth transitioning into high schools Written by: Jude Ashburn, Rainbow Bridges Coordinator at Youth Ottawa the big picture Rainbow Bridges...Read More
Youth Spotlight Nayaelah Siddiqui is a 24-year-old student in her final year at the University of Ottawa. While in school, Nayaelah also works for Global Affairs in the International Platform...Read More
Transforming Young Social Innovators into Young Social Entrepreneurs Youth are the most innovative people around (it’s a neuroscience thing – can’t argue with that!) There are no shortages of economic, social and...Read More
Glebe Collegiate’s Murale on LGBTQ2S+ History “We created this mural to bring awareness to the struggles the LGBTQ2S+ community has faced throughout history. These events are as important as any...Read More
Successfully Engaging Youth in Municipal Government: OYEC 2018 IMPACT REPORT Increasing Touchpoints Between Youth and the Municipal Government Since 2015 Youth Ottawa and the City of Ottawa have partnered to...Read More
Glebe’s DILA Drug Awareness Day “The morning saw all 330 Grade 10 students participate in educational sessions about harm reduction, drug information, consent as it relates to substance use…” Youth...Read More