They say "It takes a village to raise a child" and the youth who live at Peel Youth Village, as well as the residents of the Acorn Community, benefit from the involvement, support and contributions of many Peel organizations, businesses and individuals.
Learn more about our partners or find out how you can become partner.
SHIP (Supportive Housing in Peel)
SHIP provides onsite services to residents 24-7, 365 days a year. They also deliver and support a wide range of community-based programs.
The SHIP residential team consists of case managers, youth workers, employment resource workers, and a Housing Mobility Worker who assists youth in every aspect of semi-independent living and transitioning to independent living, including after care and follow up.
Throughout the year a number of community partners work with the Region of Peel and SHIP to deliver specialized programs in the community. They have included:
Through a partnership with the federal and provincial governments, the Region of Peel built Peel Youth Village.
The Region of Peel continues to allocate funding to assist youth in transition. Combined with contributions from the National Homelessness Initiative and the Federal and Provincial Rental Housing Program, Peel Youth Village was built with the needs of youth and the Acorn community in mind.
Builders and suppliers
The following corporate sponsors showed great generosity by assisting in the development of Peel Youth Village:
Peel Youth Village has benefited from the generosity of our neighbours and friends including:
Peel Youth Village is able to deliver quality services and programming as a result of its collaboration with community partners. We encourage individuals and organizations to give back to the community through involvement in the programming and services offered at Peel Youth Village.
Contact us to learn more about partnership opportunities at Peel Youth Village.