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Northern Youth Abroad

Alternate Name OCR
Former Name Nunavut Youth Abroad Program
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
311 Richmond Rd, Unit 308
Ottawa, ON K1Z 6X3
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Intersection Richmond Rd and Churchill Ave N
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Not Accessible
Parking Free parking on the street
Description and Services
Description (Service) Experiential education and travel programs for youth living in Nunavut and the Northwest Territories to acquire skills and training, hands-on work experience, and high school credits through a cross cultural work and learning experience in southern Canada and abroad. * Seeks to foster cross-cultural awareness, individual career goals, and international citizenship in Northern youth. * Promotes leadership development, healthy self-confidence and self-esteem by providing life-changing experiences.
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm, plus extended office hours during the summer
Areas Served Northwest Territories ; Nunavut
Eligibility Ages: 15 year(s) - 22 year(s) 
Youth 15-22 years old
Application For Host Family applications, contact the office between Jan-Mar every year
Languages English
Fees None - for host families ; Provides a stipend to cover the cost of room and board for participants
Service Categories Domestic Student Exchange Programs ~ Northern Canadian Residents ; Volunteer Opportunities
Waiting List No
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-232-9989
Toll Free Phone 1-866-212-2307
Fax 613-232-2121
Social Media Facebook Instagram Twitter
Primary Contact Kira Zanyk Davey, Program Officer
Primary Executive Rebecca Bisson, Executive Director
Other Details
Established 1996
Funding Fundraising ; Donations
Accreditation Yes

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