Boys and Girls Club of London

Children and Youth Programs, Volunteer and Leadership Programs

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Record #: LON0583 Last Modified: 17 Apr 2014 Last Full Update: 01 Feb 2013
Location
Located In CommunityLondon
Address184 Horton St
London, ON N6B 1K8
Site LocationCentral London
AccessibilityFully Accessible
IntersectionHorton St and Richmond St
Contact Information
Office Phone519-434-9115 ext 226
Fax519-432-9306
Registration: 519-432-7306
E-Mailvolunteer@bgclondon.ca
Websitewww.bgclondon.ca
Description & Services
DescriptionYouth leadership programs

Junior Volunteers - Program is designed for children who want to work with other children and adults, and be an enthusiastic role model for younger children

Leaders Program - Two year program offers young people a realistic work environment in a recreational facility, the opportunity to be a role model for young children, and the opportunity to learn new skills, and expand on skills they already possess

Torch Club - Small group leadership and empowerment program for youth 10-13 years
HoursSeptember to June: Mon-Fri 4pm-8pm * Sat-Sun 1pm-4pm
July and August: Mon-Fri 1pm-4pm
Children drop-in programs: Mon-Fri 3pm-7pm
Areas ServedLondon
BoundariesLondon and area
EligibilityAges: 13 year(s) - 18 year(s) 
 
Youth * some programs are based on financial need * some programs require a written essay outlining why the applicant wants to be a part of the program
ApplicationDay program referral * form available online or at centre
Feessubsidy available to qualifiying families based on annual family income
LanguagesEnglish ; French ; American Sign Language (ASL) ; Spanish
Established1956
FundingPrivate ; United Way ; City of London
Supplementary Info
Alternate NameTorch Club
Former NameLeadership Programs
Service Level(50) Non Profit