Ancre des Jeunes (L')
Location : Verdun
Allocated amount : $189,137
First year of funding : 1993
In Montreal's west end, prevent children aged 9 to 13 from dropping out of school and encourage youth in difficulty aged 13 to 20 to resume their education. Help them rebuild relationships with their families, schools and communities by fostering self-sufficiency, self-esteem, mutual aid, respect and self-discipline.
Homework assistance, academic assistance for students who are returning to school, manual skills workshops (pokerwork, mechanics, carpentry), psychosocial support, personalized coaching, theme evenings, enhancement of the parental role.