The Kemptville Youth Centre is a non-profit organization whose mission is to encourage the personal growth of youth by mentoring and providing opportunities for them to engage in positive and active life choices through social and knowledge based activities.
We have something for everyone! Whether you are searching for a place to just "hangout" with friends or if you wish take part in our fun programs and activities; we will welcome you with open arms.
After School Program
KYC's doors are open daily from 2:00pm to 6:00pm Monday to Friday. This free program is available to youth 12-18 yrs old. Drop by to grab a snack, use the computers, do your homework, play a game, or just hang with friends.
Centre is open 11:30am to 5:30pm Monday two Friday. Hours may differ on special event/trip days.
Programs and Activities
KYC offers a wide range of programs and activities to fit all interests. Activities can include cooking/baking, sports, and games. We also run off site field trips. We are working towards offering other programs not readily available in our area such as coding, robotics and paint nights.
Support and Referrals
KYC has the connections in our community to support our youth. Please reach out if you or someone you know is in need of support; we can help connect you with the right resources.
Homework help is offered at KYC; contact the center for additional info. We aim to offer various life skill courses such as resume building, baby sitting course, interview skills, financial literacy.
We also welcome co-op and summer students; KYC benefits from their help and in turn they gain valuable work skills and experience.
KYC offers off-site adventures too all community youth. Excursions vary each year but can include visiting Calypso Water Park , Saunders Farm Halloween Adventures and Summer Mazes, horseback riding, canoeing and kayaking , bowling, trips to the theatre and days at the beach.