Newcomer Youth

Newcomer Youth Community Connections program encourages social, cultural and FUN interactions between newcomer youth and their community. Programs assist newcomer youth to become engaged and feel at home in London.

For more information and registration or for Youth Mentorship please contact our Youth Community Connector Ingrid Sever (226-376-5019).
Please see Calendar for additional programs running at the Westmount Family Centre

View our Current Calendar


The Chill Zone

Come hang out with friends in the Teen Scene Room and in the Gym.

For:11-16 years When:Thursdays Time:6:00 - 7:00 pm Cost:FREE
Cooking Dash

Prepare, cook and eat quick meals using just the microwave or hot plate while you are at the centre for other programs!

For:11- 19 years When:Wednesdays Time:5:30 to 6:00 pm Cost:FREE
Boys Gym

A group health program for newcomer boys. Group games and fitness activities. Drop in.

For:Boys 15+ When:Tuesdays Time:6:00 to 7:00 pm Cost:FREE

Activities that build self-esteem, teamwork, communication, anger management, self-discovery, and coping skills in the Teen Scene Room.

For:11-16 years When:Thursdays Time:5:00 - 6:00 pm Cost:FREE

A program to help newcomer youth practice their English language skills through conversation and activities. Register for our waitlist by calling Justine Wayne at 226-448-4238.

For:High School aged youth When:Tuesdays Time:5:00 - 6:00 pm Cost:FREE
Homework help

Students helping students with their homework.  Must specify subjects when registering. Register by calling Ingrid Sever at 226-376-5019.

For:11 - 19 years When:Wednesdays Time:4:00 to 5:30 pm Cost:FREE

A reading, writing and comic book club for youth!  In partnership with the London Public Library. Drop in.

For:11 - 19 years When:Wednesdays Time:6:00 pm to 7:00 pm Cost:FREE
Girls' Gym

On Hold until May 2018 A group health program for newcomer girls.  Group games and fitness activities, including yoga and aerobics! Drop in.

For:Girls 15+ years Cost:FREE
Gym Power Hour

An inclusive gym program, partially structured with fun group games and activities, and partially open-gym. Drop in.

For:11 - 16 years When:Thursdays Time:3:30 to 5:00 pm Cost:FREE
Colour Our World

An art program for youth. Join us for crafts, new friends and self-reflection. Call Ingrid Sever at 226-376-5019 to register.

For:Grades 6 to 12 When:Mondays Time: 5:30 to 7:00 pm Cost:FREE
Get Connected! Apple Outreach Program for Newcomer Youth

Youth can learn about iPad apps; iMovie, coding, creating chracters and more. A partnership with Apple. Register by calling Justine at 226-448-4238.

For:11- 16 years When:Tuesdays Time:5:00 -7:00 pm Cost:FREE