YMCA-YWCA of Guelph

Site: Guelph - Woodland Glen Dr

Service: Teenage Parents Program

Contact Information
Alternate Name TAPPS ; YMCA YWCA of Guelph
E-Mail tapps@guelphy.org
Website www.guelphy.org
Social Media Facebook
Primary Contact Helen Keen, Teenage Parents Program Coordinator; Phone: 519-821-3900; Email: helen.keen@guelph.ymca.ca
Description (Site) Two program locations: YMCA-YWCA of Guelph building and Old Quebec Street Shoppes (Downtown location)
Located In Community Guelph
Address & Map
130 Woodland Glen Dr, TAPPs Room
Guelph, ON N1G 4M3
 
View MapQuest Map
Intersection Hanlon Expy and Kortright Rd W
Other Locations Old Quebec Street Shoppes - Community of Hearts Space
55 Wyndham St N
Guelph, ON N1H 7T8
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Support, information and resources for pregnant and parenting teens in Guelph 
* guidance, support, and educational reconnection 
* free child care provided for programs 
* groups for young mothers and their partners 
* donation closet with toys, baby accessories, clothing 
* bus tickets and meals provided at each group 
* advocacy and referral to relevant community agencies 
* group drop-in program 
 
**Outreach programs are also available and vary throughout the year. Contact TAPPs staff for information on programming within the community. 
 
**Financial donations and donations of baby food, clothing, diapers welcome
Hours Groups held at Old Quebec Street Shoppes location: Mon, Thu 4 pm-7 pm 
Additional programming at YMCA-YWCA of Guelph building: see TAPPS monthly calendar on website
Areas Served Guelph ; Wellington County
Eligibility Ages: 14 year(s) - 21 year(s) 
 
For pregnant teens or teen parents
Application Preregistration is NOT required to attend any group. All groups are drop-in. 
Call or visit website for information
Languages English
Fees None ; Subsidized Y membership available to interested TAPPs participants
Time-Limited Events Connect with program staff for more details on special events, including annual Holiday Party in Dec
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Established 1983
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Community and Social Services ; United Way ; Food and Friends Student Nourishment Program ; YMCA-YWCA of Guelph Strong Kids Campaign
Subjects
Service Categories Specialized Information and Referral ~ Pregnant Teens ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Teenage Parents ; Teen Expectant/New Parent Assistance