Youth Prevention and Education


The Youth Wellness Coordinator runs programming from the Garden River Rec Centre. There are several programs that run weekly throughout the school-year and summer youth camps in the summer months, there are also special events planned throughout the year. 

The Child and Youth Health Education programs and services include:





For more information on how to sign up for any of these programs contact the Youth Wellness Coordinator, Colleen Crowley at the Rec Centre (705) 946-4006 ext 3



The Youth Workshops are for Garden River Band/Community members ages 13-18 years. 

All workshops will take place at the Garden River Education Unit in the Youth Lounge from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. All interested Youth should call at least 2 days in advanced to pre-register for the workshop(s) they wish to attend. This ensures that all participants receive a meal and an incentive. Seats are limited!

There are various Workshop topics including: 

Dates will be announced on the Event Calendar and Communtiy Outreach Calendar

To register or for more information call In-Home Family Support/Youth Worker – Jordan Thibault, ext. 222.