The Link works to nurture strong & resilient youth and families through:
We work to create a sense of belonging by connecting families to their culture, identity, and community.
We strive to improve physical, mental, and emotional wellness
We build safe, caring, collaborative and respectful relationships between family members, families, peers and partners in the community.
We ensure youth are equipped with skills for lifelong independence including job training and school supports.
WHAT WE DO
We walk alongside children, youth, adults and families as an inclusive community, strengthening and empowering a sense of belonging, pride and purpose.
WHY WE DO IT
To become a community that shapes and creates opportunities for belonging, pride and purpose.
HOW WE DO IT
Compassion: through inclusivity, respect and humility.
Community: through engagement, reciprocity, and responsibility.
Well-being: through connection, growth and balance.
What People Say About Our Work
From volunteers, to staff, to program participants, see what people are saying about The Link’s network of family supports.
I couldn’t have done it without my foster parents.
The best part about fostering is when a child comes to you and says ‘I love you.’
The drum group helped me realize that together, we help each other grow and we give each other strength.