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 Samia Alnahdi (226-977-7988 or

Please see Calendar for additional programs running at the Westmount Family Centre

View our Current Calendar


Just Hangin'

Come hang out with friends in the Teen Scene Room and in the Gym. Jan. 12th & 19th Feb. 2nd & 9th Mar. 9th

For:11-18 years When:Saturdays Time:3:00 - 5:00 pm Cost:FREE

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

For:11- 18 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:7:00 to 8:00 pm Cost:FREE

The TEAM Program is an employment based program for youth ages 14 -24 that would like to make a resume, cover letter, practice with mock interviews, etc. It is held twice a month as a drop-in session here at SLNRC from 6:00 to 7:30 pm. Tuesdays: Jan. 15, 29; Feb. 12, 26; Mar. 12, 26 For more information, contact: Ingrid Sever (226) 376-5019

For:14-24 years When:Tuesdays Time:6:00 - 7:30 pm Cost:FREE

A program to help newcomer youth practice their English language skills through conversation and activities. Register by calling 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 - 18 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 - 18 years When:Wednesdays Time:6:00 pm to 7:00 pm Cost:FREE
After School Drop in

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

For:11 - 16 years When:Tuesdays and 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:Saturdays Time: 1:00 to 2:30 pm Cost:FREE