Adolescent and Youth Services

Youth Empowerment and Advocacy

PK Strategies (PS) is committed to supporting youth in their transition to adulthood through an empowering, collaborative, and innovative program designed to meet their diverse needs. Collaborating with community agencies, we provide comprehensive services to address the development and emotional well-being of adolescents and young people aged 10 – 24, including those who have frequently accessed hospital-based mental health services.

Program Overview:

Our youth program offers a range of supportive services tailored to the unique needs of adolescents and young adults:

  • Youth Resource Centers: Safe and welcoming spaces where youth can access resources, information, and support.

  • Life Skills Development: Workshops and activities aimed at equipping youth with essential life skills for independent living.

  • Youth Mentoring: One-on-one mentoring relationships to provide guidance, support, and encouragement.

  • Youth Outreach: Engaging with youth in their communities to provide support and connect them with resources.

  • Transitional Support: Assisting youth in transitioning to adulthood with practical support and guidance.

  • LGBT Support: Creating a supportive environment for LGBTQ+ youth through tailored services and advocacy.

  • Suicide Prevention: Offering interventions, support, and resources to prevent suicide and promote mental well-being.

  • Educational Support: Assisting youth in accessing educational opportunities and achieving their academic goals.

  • Youth Shelters: Providing safe and supportive housing for youth experiencing homelessness or instability