Compass Community Health Centre Pathways to Education

A stay-in-school program designed to reduce poverty and its effects by lowering the dropout rate among high school students, from economically disadvantaged communities, and increase their participation in post-secondary programs.

Four Core Elements of Support:

  • Academic Support- through tutoring, and  group and career mentoring
  • Social Support- through goal oriented programming that includes workshops, events, and field trips
  • Financial Support- through scholarships, bus tickets/food vouchers
  • Counselling and Personal Support- from a Pathways Coach, discuss goals and achievements

Also provides the opportunity for adults to volunteer as tutors and mentors.

Program is funded through Pathways Canada .

Organizations that offer this Service
Compass Community Health Centre
Sites that offer this Service
Compass Community Health Centre Location
Sunday:
Closed

Monday:
8:00-20:00

Tuesday:
8:00-20:00

Wednesday:
8:00-20:00

Thursday:
8:00-20:00

Friday:
8:00-16:00

Saturday:
Closed

Website: Website Website: Pathways to Education

438 Hughson St N
Hamilton, ON
L8L 4N5

Eligibility

Open to all grade 8 students registered in high-school who live in the Keith, Bennetto, Gibson, or Lansdale neighbourhoods.

Anyone age 18 and older can apply to volunteer as a tutor.

Areas Served
Hamilton
Hamilton Downtown
Fees
Fee
None
Languages
English
Application Instructions

Parents or youth can complete the student pre-registration form to sign up.

Adults interested in volunteering can apply through the website volunteer form.

Classifications
Last Full Update
January 7, 2021