The Club Drop in Centre
The Club is the only service of it’s kind for people in Charlottetown. A program of the Boys & Girls Club of Charlottetown, it is a drop-in centre open to people in our community who are in need of support services. Individuals who use our programs may include those who are unemployed or underemployed, receiving social assistance, looking for housing, university/college students, individuals in need of a safe and/or substance free environment, or those simply needing a supportive listener or positive social interaction with other youth. The Club is staffed by two Youth Workers who are available during Club operating hours, Monday-Thursday 10:00am-2:00pm and Wednesdays 5:30pm-8:30pm. On any given day, the individuals who visit The Club can be found helping to prepare hot meals, doing their laundry, using the computer to work on their resume or look for employment/housing, having a shower, studying, playing basketball in the gym, or chatting with staff and other youth.
The Club is a free informal drop in centre open to anyone who may find themselves to be financially strapped, in need of assistance with upgrading resumes or searching for employment, transient, homeless, or who are generally feeling overwhelmed and stressed out. The Centre offers: - hot meals made in a fully equipped kitchen - shower and laundry facilities - job search and resume writing assistance - access to supportive youth workers - referrals for other services - lounge room with a movie and book library and video game systems - gym and games room equipped with sports equipment and board games for recreational purposes - computer access
Hours & Location:
Time: Monday to Thursday, 10:00am - 2:00pm and Wednesdays 5:30 - 8:30pm Place: 35 Saint Peter's Road, Charlottetown (entrance at rear just ring the doorbell) All services are free of charge, for more infomation call: (902) 892-2223 (day) or (902) 894-5884 (evening) OR email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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