Young Carers Initiative

Site: Hagersville - Main St S

Service: Powerhouse Project

Service Details
Hours Office Mon-Thu 1 pm-3 pm * Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
 
Carer Night Out Programs  
* Dunnville Mon 6 pm-8 pm  
* Delhi Tue 6 pm-8 pm  
* Hagersville Wed 6 pm-8 pm
Areas Served Haldimand County ; Norfolk County
Eligibility Child, youth or young adult in a caregiving role
Application Call, e-mail or visit website * no referral required
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Hagersville
Address & Map
Haldimand Abilities Centre
42 Main St S
Hagersville, ON N0A 1H0
Intersection Main St. S. and Church St.
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description
Description (Service) Young Carers are children, youth and young adults, who are in a caregiving role for a family member needing assistance with their daily lived experience due to: 
 
* Chronic Illness 
* Disability (physical or intellectual) 
* Mental Health Issue 
* Addiction Issue 
* Socio-Economic Factors (ie. language barrier, single parent household, military, jail, etc) 
 
Nonprofit agency that promotes the wellbeing of Young Carers, their families and their community partners. Powerhouse Project is an inter-agency strategy that has established two centres to meet the needs of Young Carers and their families  
 
This strategy supports Young Carers in the Niagara and Haldimand-Norfolk Regions
Contact Information
Office Phone 905-768-4488
Fax 905-768-1034
Website www.powerhouseproject.ca
Social Media Facebook
Primary Contact Alicia Blake, Program Coordinator; Phone: ext 208 905-768-4488 * (Cell) 905-317-6623; Email: ablake@powerhouseproject.ca
Primary Executive Michelle Lewis, Executive Director; Phone: ext 425 (Business) 905-397-4201 * 905-932-7628; Fax: 289-362-2342; Email: mlewis@powerhouseproject.ca