Click here to find out more information on the groups and organizations that are doing great things for youth in Mississauga, including programs, volunteer opportunities, events, jobs and mentorship's!
Social Service Links
Click here for details to important organizations to assist youth when needing to talk to someone or just need more information on something.
Talk to us! The City of Mississauga is recognized as a Youth Friendly Community, check links below on how to contact us and links to employment opportunities and tips!
We're always looking for feedback direct from Mississauga's youth. If you have a question, comment or just something to say, this is the place to go.
Check out some answers to commonly asked questions that you might have regarding how to get involved, what you can do to build your skills or who you can talk to for more information.
Click here for current opportunities available with various community partners!
The City of Mississauga has many employment opportunities available for youth within a wide range of areas.
Click here to find out more on current, seasonal or future opportunities that might be available to you.
Are you a young entrepreneur looking to start your dream job and business? Whether you are starting or growing a small business or just thinking about it, the Mississauga Business Enterprise Centre (MBEC) can help you. Learn from small business professionals to Start Build and Grow your small business.
High school students, you have two minutes to pitch us your winning business idea...
Click here for more information of how the Mississauga Business Enterprises can help you!
Looking to make a difference in your community or take that next step forward in your life? Check out the links below for volunteer opportunities.
Share the Road Cycling Coalition- Youth Advisory Committee
Mississauga Youth Advisory Committee (MYAC)
The Mississauga's Youth Advisory Committee (MYAC) is a testament to the enthusiasm, vitality and dedication of the youth of Mississauga. Representing the Youth Voice in Mississauga, MYAC is always looking for dedicated, passionate volunteers for their General Membership as well as the MYAC Youth Assembly. The MYAC Youth Assembly is a body of MYAC youth, representing each Community Centre, Library and High School, voting and discussing youth issues. MYAC hosts MYAC Connect, youth networking events once a month for youth ages 14-24. For more information on how to get involved please email: email@example.com
Making Mississauga "Youth-Friendly" is a big job and we need your help!
We are looking for a team of enthusiastic youth (ages 12-24) from our community to step up and make this happen!
Volunteers will be asked to:
Any one who is interested in participating is encouraged to complete the Youth Advisory Form. Please do your best to complete as much information as possible. If you are unable to complete, please ensure you have included a name and phone number and you will be contacted.
Get involved directly within your local library with one of the Teen Advisory Groups. Members assist library staff in creating captivating programs for young adults. If you love books, music or reading then join a Teen Advisory Group today and earn community service volunteer hours. Click here for more information on how to get involved.
PCYI has launched their new blog THRIVE! Check out how children and youth can Thrive in Peel! Click here to read more.
Looking for something to do in the city? The City of Mississauga has many exciting concerts, festivals, programs, classes and more for youth! Check out the links below to see all of the great things that your city has to offer!
Celebration Square is a state-of-the-art event destination. With tons of things to do year round ranging from free concerts, outdoor movie nights, fitness and yoga classes, skating, open mic nights, you won't ever get bored. If you're looking for some down time, kick back with your laptop with free Wi-Fi throughout the square, and heated patio at the C-Cafe.
Ever find yourself looking for that book you heard about from your friends, or that music you heard on the radio but can't seem to find? Mississauga's Library System has plenty of exciting tools and programs to offer. Whether it's borrowing books, CD's, DVD's or even video games, accessing the Internet, or finding volunteer opportunities, our libraries have it all. The library also offers book clubs, reading buddy programs, writing contests, Teen Advisory Groups and more!
Looking to get active or find something to do afterschool? Our drop-in page lets you find exactly what you're looking for quickly and easily, giving you the what-where-and-when on any activities you're interested in. You'll be able to find sports programs, fitness centres, museum tours and more with the click of a button, customizing what you want to do, when you want to do it.
Mississauga is a place that promotes the talents of its artists and recognizes and shares its history. With art galleries and theatres, you'll be amazed at Mississauga's eye for the arts. Go to source for all kinds of information on art organizations, cultural industries, festivals, events and more!
See what the City of Mississauga has to offer with Connect2Rec, the easiest way to register for City of Mississauga recreation programs. Register for fitness classes, first aid courses, leadership programs, dance classes and more with Connect2Rec!
See what the City of Mississauga has to offer for Youth only events! Find out the local events or Youth Advisory meetings at a community centre or library near you!
Check out the videos of our Revel speakers from our TEDxYouth@Mississauga on May 3rd 2012. Click here