What is YARD?

YARD Hamilton is a community-based program that supports youth who are engaged in risky behaviours and would like support in making positive changes in their lives.

YARD strives to find proactive solutions to solve the problems of youth violence in the neighbourhood.

Eligibility Criteria

Requirements for the program:

- 12 to 24 years of age

- Engaged in activities that increase risk level OR

- At risk of gang involvement or currently involved in a gang

- Desire to make positive changesĀ