New Westminster Youth Firefighter Program

Ever thought about becoming a Firefighter? Is this a career path you may be thinking about? Fill out an application form for the  New Westminster Youth Firefighter Program and get a taste of what it is like! Packages can be picked up at NWSS, the New West Youth Centre or any Parks, Culture and Recreation Facility or you can click the link below to print off the application package.

Fire Fighter 2016

Click Here for Application Form

2016 Youth Centre Memberships

reminder-279903_640

Your 2015 Youth Centre Memberships expire in the New Year. This means you will have to pay or start paying for your new 2016 Youth Centre Membership beginning Monday January 4th!

Youth Centre Holiday Hours

Monday December 21st 1-9pm
Tuesday December 22nd 1-9pm
Wednesday December 23rd 1-9pm
Thursday December 24th 1-5pm
Friday December 25th CLOSED
Saturday December 26th CLOSED
Monday December 28th CLOSED
Tuesday December 29th 1-9pm
Wednesday December 30th 1-9pm
Thursday December 31st 1-5pm
Friday January 1st CLOSED
Saturday January 2nd CLOSED

New Westminster Youth Firefighter Program

Ever thought about becoming a Firefighter? Is this a career path you may be thinking about? Fill out an application form for the  New Westminster Youth Firefighter Program and get a taste of what it is like! Packages can be picked up at NWSS, the New West Youth Centre or any Parks, Culture and Recreation Facility or you can click the link below to print off the application package.

Fire Fighter 2016

Click Here for Application Form

Decorate The Youth Centre

Want to help make the centre look ready for the holiday season? Come by the Youth Centre on Friday November 26th from 5-8pm to help us decorate and make the centre look festive.

We will be having pizza for all those who help. Hope to see you out!

Youth Centre Holiday Dinner

Youth Centre Holiday Dinner (grades 8+)

Come celebrate the holidays at the Youth Centre and enjoy a turkey dinner with the staff and your friends.

For more information contact the East End Neighbourhood Youth Worker, Greg Nolan at gnolan@newwestcity.ca or 604-834-2007.

Friday, December 19 5:00pm-9:00pm

Youth Centre

Cost: $0.50 *Free with Youth Centre membership

Holiday Dinner

Youth Peer Leader

youth-logo-spotlight-sizeFamily Services

Position Vacancy :  YOUTH PEER LEADER

Looking for a Job??

Do you want to learn new skills while helping your peers and earning money?

We are looking for Youth ages 15-18 to work as Youth Peer Leaders at the New West Youth Centre.

Duties would include:

  • Leading programs and workshops
  • Connecting with peers
  • Assisting with general Youth Centre duties as directed by supervisors
  • 3-month time commitment for 3 hours a week

Applications are available at the New West Youth Centre located at 620 8th Street, New Westminster

Applications and resumes due Monday May 11th at 5pm.

If you have any questions contact Paolo Zenone @ 604 515-3801

 

New West Youth Awards

MAY 6 2015

Please help us in honouring New Westminster’s amazing youth by completing the attached Nomination Form and returning it to us by mail, email, or fax. The awards being presented this year are for the following categories:

Youth Leadership:                               This award recognizes youth who possess strong leadership skills and are looked up to by their peers.

Youth Community Service:               This award recognizes youth who have made positive contributions to the community on a voluntary basis such as serving on a committee and other volunteer work with organizations and groups.

Youth Athletics & Sportsmanship:   This award recognizes youth who excel in athletics and display a good attitude and sportsmanship.

Youth Arts & Culture:                        This award recognizes youth who have used their artistic talents to positively impact the community through visual, performing and written arts.

Youth Stewardship:                            This award recognizes a youth who has gone above and beyond to continually care for or protect something or someone. This award is not limited to ‘green’ initiatives – it covers caring for and protecting people, animals, and other things as well.

Adult Ally:                                             This award recognizes an adult mentor or service club who provide support and services to youth.

Nominations forms can be submitted as follows:

Mail/Drop Off: 620 8th Street, New Westminster, V3M 3S2

Email: gnolan@newwestcity.ca

Fax: 604.526.6358

Nomination forms will also be available online at newwestyouth.ca

Nomination Deadline: April 17th, 2015

Please click the link below to print off your nomination form.

CNW_DOCS-#671979-v1-Youth_Awards_2015_Nomination_FOrms_

Youth Volunteer Workshop

Youth Volunteer Workshop – Play it Fair! – Equitas Educate. Empower. Change.
Play it Fair is an innovative program that increases youth’s knowledge of human rights, respect for diversity and peaceful conflict resolution.
This knowledge will provide youth volunteers with the tools to promote inclusion, respect fairness, acceptance and cooperation when working with children.

February 5, 2015
5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Century House
620 Eighth Avenue, New Westminster
604-519-1066
Please call to register for this free workshop.
Space is limited so please register early.

2015 Youth Centre Memberships

reminder-279903_640Your 2014 Youth Centre Memberships expire in the New Year. This means you will have to pay or start paying for your new 2015 Youth Centre Membership beginning Friday January 2nd!

Youth Centre Holiday Hours

Youth Centre Holiday Hours Dec 22- Jan 2

Monday December 22nd 1-9pm

Tuesday December 23rd 1-9pm

Wednesday December 24th 1-5pm

Thursday December 25th CLOSED

Friday December 26th CLOSED

Saturday December 27th CLOSED

Monday December 29th 1-9pm

Tuesday December 30th 1-9pm

Wednesday December 31st 1-5pm

Thursday January 1st CLOSED

Friday January 2nd 1-9pm

Saturday January 3rd 1-9pm

Holiday Dinner

Holiday_Thanksgiving_Turkey-Dinner-Picture-2012-HD-Wallpaper-1

Join us at the Youth Centre to celebrate the Holidays with a delicious turkey with Youth Centre staff and your friends!

FIRST 40 SPOTS are guaranteed Dinner – FIRST COME, FIRST SERVED
Cost is $0.50

Open to Grades 8+

For more information contact our East End Neighbourood Youth Worker
Greg Nolan gnolan@newwestcity.ca or call 604-834-2007

Hope to see you there!

Youth Peer Leader

Youth LogoFamily Services

Position Vacancy :  YOUTH PEER LEADER

Looking for a Job??

Do you want to learn new skills while helping your peers and earning money?

We are looking for Youth ages 15-18 to work as Youth Peer Leaders at the New West Youth Centre.

Duties would include:

  • Leading programs and workshops
  • Connecting with peers
  • Assisting with general Youth Centre duties as directed by supervisors
  • 3-month time commitment for 3 hours a week

Applications are available at the New West Youth Centre located at 620 8th Street, New Westminster

Applications and resumes due Thursday, Jan 15th at 5pm.

If you have any questions contact Paolo Zenone @ 604 515-3801

Youth Awards

April 4th, 2016 by

Youth Awards Poster To print the nomination form click CNW_DOCS-#850823-v1-Youth_Awards_Nom_Form_PDF