Northern Youth Abroad

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Contact Information
Office Phone 613-232-9989
Toll Free Phone 1-866-212-2307
Fax 613-232-2121
Primary Contact Kira Zanyk Davey, Program Officer
Primary Executive Rebecca Bisson, Executive Director
Address & Map
311 Richmond Rd, Unit 308
Ottawa, ON K1Z 6X3
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Physical Access Not Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Experiential education and travel programs for youth living in Nunavut and the Northwest Territories to acquire skills and training, hands-on work experience, and high school credits through a cross cultural work and learning experience in southern Canada and abroad. * Seeks to foster cross-cultural awareness, individual career goals, and international citizenship in Northern youth. * Promotes leadership development, healthy self-confidence and self-esteem by providing life-changing experiences.
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm, plus extended office hours during the summer
Areas Served Northwest Territories ; Nunavut
Eligibility Ages: 15 year(s) - 22 year(s) 
Youth 15-22 years old
Application For Host Family applications, contact the office between Jan-Mar every year
Languages English
Fees None - for host families ; Provides a stipend to cover the cost of room and board for participants
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Other Details
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Legal Status (51) Registered Charity
Established 1996
Funding Fundraising ; Donations
Date Updated 10 Oct 2019
Service Categories Domestic Student Exchange Programs ~ Northern Canadian Residents ; Volunteer Opportunities

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