For the Youth in our Community

The source for information about programs and services available to you in Peterborough and beyond. Get connected!

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Downtown Youth Space

Downtown Youth Space is a place where you can enjoy music, art, sports, fitness and more. We schedule new events every day and all activities are free if you're between 12 and 18 years old.  This is a supervised recreational program. 

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Drop in Activities 

Drop-in sports, public swimming, public skating, and fitness classes are offered daily at many locations throughout the City.

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Become a Youth Council Member

If you are between the ages of 10 and 21 and you live or attend school in Peterborough, you can apply to become a member of the Peterborough Youth Council.

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National Youth Week

National Youth Week 2024 was a huge success! Thank you to everyone who participated. Stay tuned as we plan for National Youth Week 2025!

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Education Support 

Do you want to go back to school and earn your Grade 12 or equivalent? Ontario Works can help you.  We support your educational goals, no matter what age you are.

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Contact Us

Feel free to contact us anytime! 

Peterborough Youth
201 McDonnel Street 
Peterborough, ON
K9H 2W1

Phone: 705-875-8142 
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