Healthy Transitions for Vulnerable Youth (2011)

This funding cycle supported Service Innovation Grant projects focused specifically on youth vulnerable to mental health and/or substance use challenges due to family history, physical health conditions, and social, cultural and economic factors.

Funds were awarded to nine (9) projects that demonstrated innovative approaches to supporting vulnerable youth at critical life transition points, with a priority focus on the transition from adolescence to adulthood.

Grant Recipients

Connected by 25 - Canadian Mental Health Association Kelowna Branch

“I.O. Youth” Involve our Youth - Cariboo Family Enrichment Centre

Team Empowerment Awareness Movement Project - Dze L K’ant Friendship Centre

Not at the Kiddie Table Any More - Fireweed Collective Society

Frames Film Project - Frog Hollow Neighbourhood House

Project REEL Life - Ladysmith Resources Centre Association

Seed to Table - Mountain Youth Society

Culturally Relevant Urban Wellness - Vancouver Aboriginal Child and Family Services Society

Living Well - Whitecrow Village FASD Society