Simcoe.com’s Chris Simon reports on the soaring costs faced by Youth Haven

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Chris Simon of Simcoe.com recently stopped by Youth Haven to speak to one of our residents and learn more about the significant increase in guests that we experienced this year. Learn More

CBC’s Haydn Watters looks at the homelessness crisis in Barrie

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Haydn Watters of CBC News recently investigated the unprecedented demand on local homeless shelters this winter.  He stopped by Youth Haven to discuss the impact on homeless youth with our Learn More

Kool FM’s Brett Glover Visits Youth Haven

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107.5 Kool FM and Rock 95 listeners heard a powerful story from reporter Brett Glover yesterday about his recent visit to Youth Haven. Glover was struck by how much the home Learn More

Coldest Night of the Year Raises Almost $40,000 for Youth Haven

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The 2018 Coldest Night of the Year took place in Barrie on Saturday, February 24th.  221 walkers (and 72 dedicated volunteers) walked the streets of Downtown Barrie, raising an incredible Learn More

Lucy challenges City Hall to walk on the Coldest Night of the Year

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Youth Haven Executive Director Lucy Gowers dropped by Barrie City Hall yesterday with a special delivery – and challenge – for Mayor Jeff Lehman and the 10 City Councillors.  Lucy Learn More

Deb James interview with Executive Director Lucy Gowers and Board Member Ian MacLennan

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Youth Haven Executive Director Lucy Gowers and Board Member Ian MacLennan recently sat down with the amazing Deb James to discuss February 24th’s Coldest Night of the Year (#CNOY) even. They Learn More

BarrieToday.com Supports 2018 Coldest Night of the Year

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Youth Haven Barrie is pleased to announce that BarrieToday.com has come onboard as a media sponsor of the 2018 Coldest Night of the Year. The Coldest Night of the Year is Learn More

UPDATE – Lucy’s BIG FM interview has been moved to Wednesday

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Lucy’s interview on “Off the Record with Deb James“ has been moved from today to Wednesday, February 7th at 5:20 PM. Lucy will be dropping by the studio to talk about Learn More

Youth Haven’s Lucy Gowers to Rock the Airwaves on BIG FM’s Off The Record!

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Breaking news!  Tune into Barrie’s BIG FM this Wednesday, February 7th at 5:20 PM to hear Youth Haven Executive Director Lucy Gowers ROCK THE AIRWAVES!  Lucy will be a guest on Learn More