International Day of Mentoring – Jan. 17, 2019


January 17, 2019 was the International Day of Mentoring. Read more on this initiative in the media release below: Media Release – Intl Mentor Day – YouthHQ

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Calgary Roughnecks partner with Youth HQ


Youth HQ is proud to announce our partnership with the Calgary Roughnecks to help raise funds for Youth HQ.  The Calgary Roughnecks are offering a special fundraising discount for tickets purchased through our Youth HQ link.  Simply enter the fundraising code 10F107 when purchasing tickets online to receive the discount and support Youth HQ.  Calgary […]

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Red Deer Kinsmen Dream Home Tickets – on sale until February 24, 2019


The Red Deer Kinsmen support some incredible agencies that truly make our community better, and money raised from the lottery stays within the region. We appreciate all the support they’ve provided to Youth HQ for many years, so please support the Kinsmen Dream Home lottery. This year’s home, brought to you by True Line Homes, is located […]

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Giving Tuesday – Tuesday, November 27


GivingTuesday is a global movement for giving and volunteering, taking place each year on the Tuesday following Black Friday. It’s a time when charities, companies and individuals join together for a favourite cause by giving back to a given charity. In the same way that retailers take part in Black Friday, the giving community comes together […]

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Red Deer youth visits Parliament Hill as part of national initiative


For the past several years, Boys and Girls Club of Canada and Big Brothers Big Sisters of Canada have partnered together to host YOUth in Office, a program that brings young leaders from across Canada to Ottawa for a first-hand experience in Canadian democracy. The program is now in its 5th year, and recently Red […]

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WestJet Supports our Boys and Girls Club!

Youth HQ and specifically the Boys & Girls Club of Red Deer & District would like to thank the WestJet Cares for Kids Foundation for their generous donation of a trip for two anywhere WestJet flies, which was used as a raffle prize in our WestJet Raffle 2018. The raffle raised over $10,000; these funds will be […]

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Zed Haunted House has another successful year


The numbers are in for this year’s Zed Haunted House and by all accounts the event was a success. This year’s event raised over $102,000 for the Boys & Girls Club of Red Deer & District. Over 6,100 visitors went through the attraction. Volunteers contribute most of the effort needed to host this event, and […]

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Come Celebrate Red Deer High Risk Youth Coalition 10-year anniversary BBQ


On Wednesday, August 29 from noon to 4:00pm at Rotary Park, Red Deer the Red Deer High Risk Youth Coalition will be celebrating 10 years with BBQ.  Service providers are encouraged to bring a display/resources to share. There is no cost for the BBQ.  General public is also invited to drop by and learn more […]

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3rd Annual Camp Zed


As summer camps for our youth wind down this month adults are getting ready to attend their summer camp at Camp Alexo on August 24-26.  This very popular camp gives adults an opportunity to re-live their fond memories as a child at camp. Campfires, cabin groups, wide games, hiking, canoeing, climbing, new friends, new experiences […]

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Gnome Hide ‘n Seek helps send kids to camp


There is always lots to see and do in Red Deer and area and the Hotels Red Deer Gnomes want you to discover and share them all! Join us this summer to play one of their favourite games “Hide n Seek” and experience “our Red Deer”. The little gnomes have hidden all around our beautiful […]

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