Initiatives

Algonquin College & Willis College ~ Students Experiences at YAK

YAK loves partnering with the local colleges to provide experience to their students through a variety of ways. Check out these amazing students stories: Yak is an organization that is available to youth in the area that is an amazing place for them to attend. It is such a welcoming and friendly, and positive environment…

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E-WASTE ~Bring us your old electronic stuff!

Why Recycle Electronic Waste you ask…? Here’s what our youth and the workers at YAK have to say about the subject: Why is E Waste Recycling Important? It’s important because it helps cut down on waste and helps us create something from nothing. For the past 4 years, YAK has been collecting E-Waste from the…

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Youth Employment Readiness Program

                 We are looking for energetic, positive youth for YAK’s My Career! Youth Employment Readiness Project 2016-2017   Over a 42 week period, from September 19, 2016 to July 7, 2017 the Youth Action Kommittee of Perth and District (YAK Youth Services) will provide 2 Employment Readiness projects…

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YAK is hiring!

YAK is hiring for 2 great positions! Do you love mentoring youth, making connections and helping young people realise the power of their self confidence and potential? If so, send your resume and cover letter to our Executive Director, Tanis Cowan, at (YAKexecutivedirector  at  gmail.com) by Noon of Friday, September 9th, 2016 to apply for this great position: Click…

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