Youth Employment: A practical TOOLKIT for employers and agencies

Check out this 'one-stop' hub for resources, insights, practical help and inspiration.
We want to make it easy for YOU to get involved!

For Employers

Are you an employer who is interested in giving highly motivated but disadvantaged youth job training and employment opportunities?

Employer Toolkit

For Community Agencies

Or are you a community agency trying to help unemployed or underemployed youth find their place in today’s workforce?

Agency Toolkit

Our Funding Partners

Raising the Roof gratefully acknowledges the following partners for their generous support of our Youthworks Private Sector Engagement Project:

Lead Partner



Ontario Trillium Foundation *Government of Canada   Home Depot Foundation Direct Energy

*The views expressed in this report are those of Raising the Roof and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Government of Canada.

Supporting Partners

AstraZeneca Franklin Templeton HOMES   IKO ING Direct RBC Foundation   R. Howard Webster Foundation Scotiabank GlaxoSmithKline

Public Education Partner

Leo Burnett Toronto

We also thank:

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Bowne of Canada/RRD
  • Canadian Homelessness Research Network
  • J.P. Bickell Foundation
  • John and Heather Hall
  • Teamsters Canada Youth Committee
  • The McLean Foundation
  • The Winnipeg Foundation