core purpose

Helping youth overcome challenges


Youth Diversion helps youth overcome challenges by: Providing prevention, intervention and educational services that divert youth from risk and support their ability to thrive.


All youth in our community are supported in making choices that contribute to their overall wellbeing, help them reach their potential and expand their leadership capacity.

What do you need?

Get involved.


Volunteers are a major factor in the successes that our youth achieve.  Join the 100+ community members who contribute over 13,000 hours of their time each year.



Donations and fundraising events enable our Program to meet the growing needs of youth in our community. 100% of donated funds are spent on programs and services for youth.No administrative costs are paid for through donated revenue.


For Emergency Help:
  1. Call 911
  2. Go to your local hospital
  3. Contact:
    1. Addictions & Mental Health Services KFLA 24 hour crisis line - 613-544-4229
    2. Kids Help Phone  1-800-668-6868 or txt 686868
    3. LGBT Youth Line 1-800-268-9688 or txt 647-694-4275
    4. Detox Centre  24 hour telephone line - 613-549-6461

Contact Us

559 Bagot Street
Kingston ON, Canada
K7K 3E1

P: 613-548-4535 ext 224
F: 613-548-1747

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Thank you to our sponsors:

Ontario Trillium Foundation Bell Let's Talk United Way Community Foundation for Kingston & Area Kingston City Police 175th Police Gala Alliance Security RBC Foundation Bell President's Hockey Tournament Youth in Philanthropy Queen's Focus