2019 Youth Friendly Communities Applications

Welcome to the information page for the 2019 Youth Friendly Community Recognition Program.

Please note the Youth Friendly Community criteria has been updated. The new criteria can be found here.

Apply Now! 2019 Youth Friendly Community Recognition Program application portal. The deadline to submit applications is January 7, 2019.

Orientation webinars will be hosted once the online application portal is open. All communities are asked to participate in an orientation webinar as this will help in completing the application process.

The deadline to submit applications is January 7, 2019.

Please email pwp@playworkspartnership.ca or call 416-426-7142 to set up an orientation call.

If at any time you would like more information about the Youth Friendly Community Recognition Program, please feel free to contact Play Works or one of our YFC Mentors. By scrolling to the map that follows, you can find the Mentors’ names, email addresses and phone numbers when you hover over the flag that lists the community they are from. You might want to consider contacting someone who is from a community of your size and/or geographic location.

At any time that you would like more information about this recognition program and/or Play Works in general, please email pwp@playworkspartnership.ca or call 416-426-7142.


Who’s Youth Friendly in Ontario?

Please click on the marker for youth friendly community. Double-click on the map to zoom into the desired level. Contact information is also available on the map, click on a point for details.

Population Less Than 20,000
Population Greater Than 20,000