Youth Mentor Program (YMP)

  • YMP focuses on individual personal growth, increased interpersonal skills, strengthened employability, improved self esteem and increased resiliency. YMP offers training, guidance and support on mentorship and related topics, and opportunities for practical application.
  • YMP operates in person at the BGC Camrose site:
    • For grades 6 to 8
    • From October through May
    • Regular sessions are on Wednesdays from 6:00 – 8:00 PM (closed when BRSD schools are closed)
    • Some activities may take place outside of regular YMP hours. Details are to be determined with member and guardian input.
  • Program fee: $5.00 per month
  • Some activities may take place offsite. Members may walk or be transported to offsite activities via the BGC Camrose bus (Offsite Activity Agreement required).
  • Supper is provided unless otherwise specified.
    • Members are encouraged to bring their own supper or eat prior to attending if they do not want the supper provided and/or have special dietary needs.
  • Parent/guardian will receive advance notification of scheduled activities.
    • Members are expected to dress appropriately for scheduled activities and the weather. Those who are not dressed appropriately may not be able to participate in a specific activity.
  • Membership is required to access YMP.