Ian MacLennan receives Volunteer Of The Year Award

We want to recognize, honour, and thank Ian MacLennan for his time, energy, commitment and resources he has shared with Youth Haven over these last 6 years of volunteering with Learn More

National Volunteer Week is April 24-30

“The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others” – Ghandi The National Volunteer Week theme for 2022, Volunteer is Empathy in Action, affirms Learn More


Youth Haven’s Coldest Night of the Year (CNOY) walk raised over $70,000 ($70,207). Due to the pandemic, the 2022 walk was virtual through the month of February, with donations also Learn More

Youth Haven receives $35,000 from Harvest and the Government of Canada Grant

  Thanks to the support of the Government of Canada’s Emergency Food Security Fund, Second Harvest launched $22.7 million in new funding for nonprofits and charities in communities across Canada to Learn More

Starbucks Foundation Donates to Youth Haven

Thank you to Starbucks Partners (employees) and The Starbucks Foundation for selecting Youth Haven as one of your recipients for #NeighbourhoodGrants. We are grateful to have been chosen and appreciate Learn More

OPPA gives back to our youth

Youth Haven is grateful for the support we receive from our first responders. They walk the walk when it comes to the well-being of our youth. In the lead-up to Learn More

Nearly $57K raised for Youth Haven’s Boxes of Hope campaign

The holidays have come and gone. And although Christmas looked a little different this year, our youth were still able to open presents and enjoy delicious food and treats made Learn More

Innisfil school chooses to be the difference for our youth

Youth Haven is grateful for the holiday donations received from the students, staff, and the Kempenfelt Bay School community. Thank you for thinking of our youth during the holiday season.

Portage View pivots to assist Youth Haven

A thank you to Portage View Public School in Barrie for the donation of $1,700. Traditionally, Portage View holds a gift gala, and through school community donations, students are given Learn More

Coming face-to-face with lived experience while shopping for Youth Haven.

Thank you to our friends at Peak Powersports Barrie and 1916 Barrie Indian Motorcycle Rider’s Group for once again choosing to #bethedifference in the lives of our youth. Shout out Learn More