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We are proud to have been the recipient of many awards in the past years.

Following is a partial list:

  • “In appreciation for your support of Youth at Risk” by Epilepsy Ontario – 1999

  • Spirit of Community Award 2000 “York Region Neighbourhood Service, A Champion in York Region”, CAYRE, a charitable organization whose mission is to fund opportunities for children in York Region

  • The Boys and Girls Club of York Region – “Provisional Member High Five Quality Assurance Process - High Five Quality at Play™ Lifelong Learning Begins with Child Play” - 2001

  • Certificate of Appreciation “Living in York Region” Social Service Exhibition and Summer Extravaganza, by the York Region Chinese Social Service Network - 2000

  • Investing in Community - 2002

  • United Way of York Region “In appreciation of your outstanding contribution Building a Caring Community” - 2002

  • Certificate of Appreciation by the “Council for the Town of Newmarket and the Youth & Recreation Centre recognize and thank York Region Neighbourhood Services (YNS) for their strong support of the Newmarket Youth and Recreation Centre” - 2002

  • Ministry of the Attorney General of Ontario “Certificate of Recognition presented to York Region Supervised Access Program in recognition of your 10th year providing Supervised Access Service in your community” - 2002

  • The Ontario Trillium Foundation Strong Community – 2004

  • Bell Canada Award of Excellence presented to Boys and Girls Club of York Region “For innovation in program delivery for young people: One80 Youth Entertainment Newspaper” - 2004

  • The Youth Anti-Tobacco Action Coalition and Community Partners recognizing

  • “In honour of the 15th Anniversary of the Supervised Access Program 1992-2007, Thank you for your dedication and commitment to the success of this valuable service to the children and families in Ontario”, Ministry of the Attorney General of Ontario

  • Triple P in York Region, Positive Parenting Program.  “Small Changes. Big Differences”.

  • “High Five Ontario Registered Organization Boys and Girls Club of York Region has committed to provide the highest quality recreation and sport programs to children aged 6 to 12”. - 2008