Welcome to Young Carers Initiative

Powerhouse Project!

The Young Carers Initiative (YCI) is a non-profit agency with a mission to promote the wellbeing of Young Carers, their families and their community partners. Powerhouse Project is an inter-agency strategy developed by YCI that has established two centres to meet the needs of Young Carers and their families. We support Young Carers in the Niagara and Haldimand-Norfolk Regions.

Mission: The Young Carers Initiative serves caregiving children, youth, young adults and their families through social, recreational and educational programs intended to foster resilience, self esteem, and life skills.

Vision: Our Vision . . . A community where Young Carers and their families are supported and can reach their full potential.

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