Alternate Name Diversion Program ; YDP ; Youth Diversion
Location & Accessibility
Site Location North Kingston
Located In Community Kingston
Address & Map
Robert Meek Community Youth Centre
559 Bagot St
Kingston, ON K7K 3E1
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Intersection Bagot St and John St
Bus Route Notes Kingston Transit Trip Planner
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) Provides advocacy and support to youth and youth at risk, and assessment and referral services for youth and families

Youth Justice Committee: for youth involved in extrajudicial measures through the police or extrajudicial sanctions through the court

Goal driven short-term mentoring program: for youth 12-17 years old

Rebound: ten-week cognitive skills group for youth 12-17 years old * facilitated both in schools and in the community

School and Non Academic Program (SNAP): for youth suspended or expelled from school

Substance use and addictions counselling: program offered through outreach to schools and in-office appointments

Mediating through Empowering using Nurturing Dialogue (MEND): a restorative approach offered to schools to support school-wide cultural change from a retributive approach to deal with conflict to a more restorative approach to supporting people in conflict

Youth Outreach Worker Program: supporting high risk and at risk youth in the community and connecting them with community services such as employment, school and counselling

Intersections: an early intervention and referral program for youth 8-17 who are in contact with police for non criminal behaviour (12-17) criminal behaviour (8-11) because of mental health, addictions, developmental needs or problematic behaviour. Referrals come from Police
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * evening and weekend appointments
Areas Served Frontenac County ; Kingston ; Lennox and Addington County ; Napanee
Eligibility Ages: 8 year(s) - 24 year(s) 
Youth 8-24 years old
Application Visit the website or call
Languages English
Fees None
Service Categories Community Service Orders ; Juvenile Delinquency Prevention ; Juvenile Diversion ; Substance Use Disorder Counselling ~ Youth ; Victim/Offender Mediation Programs ~ Youth ; Volunteer Opportunities
Waiting List Yes, 0-2 weeks
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-548-4535
Fax 613-548-1747
Volunteer Coordinator Jackie Franklin, Volunteer Manager; Email:
Primary Executive Shawn Quigley, Executive Director; Email:
Other Details
Established 1974
Funding Receives funding from a variety of sources
Print Material Pamphlets
Resources Website
Accreditation No

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