Why These Programs?
All Spence Neighbourhood Programs are based and developed focusing on the goals identified by the Spence neighbourhood community in our 5-Year Plan.Learn More
We envision that the residents of the Spence Neighbourhood will look upon their environment with pride.
The Spence neighbourhood has plenty of green spaces, gardens and a community greenhouse!
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Housing at SNA uses the housing first model and approaches the housing challenges with a holistic lens.
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Spence Neighbourhood residents have spent countless hours unearthing some of the unwritten history of this area. Come take a look!
The SNA Sports Program provides youth in Spence neighbourhood with access to barrier-free, organized sports, including online workouts.
Thursdays: 1:00 - 3:30 PM
Come join Renée Yetman our Cultural Support Worker to do some beading!
If you are a youth aged 12 – 18 years, this drop in is for you! All youth are welcome and there are supports for newcomer youth and their families!
School Year Program - Monday to Friday, 3:30 to 5:30 pm
Are you or someone you know between 6-12 years old? Live in the Spence area? Want to have fun, meet friends and get to know your community? Join Building Belonging!
Our Youth Employment programs are based on the belief that the better prepared for employment you are, the more successful you will be!
Mon-Fri 9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Our Youth Crew program offers occasional odd jobs/training opportunities for local Youth, ages 11-16.
Please contact Aaron for scheduling!
The Youth Employment Hub is pleased to offer Resume Development for Youth ages 16-29.
Members of the Spence Neighbourhood Community Connecting Committee envision a community where people know each other, and where they can participate in work, recreation, and cultural activities without fear of exposure to negative consequences.
Open nightly 11:00 pm - 7:00 am
Need a place to get away? We welcome youth ages 13-26 to rest, relax, access food, resources, and basic needs, in a supportive, kind, and warm environment.
It is important to keep up the search! How do you do that?
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Read and sign our Spence Neighbourhood Community Safety Charter.
Scheduled Programming March 1 - December 1
There is an exciting new all-season greenhouse being built at 689 Maryland! Construction has already begun.
First Jobs 4 Youth (FJ4Y) offers part-time employment/training opportunities for local youth every summer within SNA’s programming.
Offering various cultural activities, traditional practices, taking participants to attend sweat ceremonies, beading, ribbon skirt making, drum songs, smudging, medicine picking, tobacco offerings, and prayers.
The Young Parents Employment Program or YPEP is for any young parents between the ages of 13 and 29 who are looking for work and have pre-school children.
You can support us today.