Empowerment Squared provides newcomer and marginalized youth with a diverse scope of programming that helps them to succeed in their academic and personal pursuits, build their confidence, and empower them to make safe and healthy decisions in their day to day life. All youth programs offered by Empowerment Squared are free of charge. Empowerment Squared’s summer programming will begin the week of July 4 2022.
Student and Family Advocacy
The Student and Family Advocacy Program provides culturally relevant, community-based advocacy, information literacy, and system navigation for Black and newcomer students and families in Hamilton, including educational advocacy and mediation, and assistance in engaging with government agencies and systems.
On-going appointments available.
Sports and Recreation (Soccer)
During the summer months, youth between the ages of six and 14 have an opportunity to practice their soccer skills alongside a facilitator and mentors three days a week. The program allows participants to build personal relationships with fellow youth and mentors while having fun and learning basic soccer skills. This program is being hosted by Empowerment Squared in partnership with Munar Learning Center.
Participant Ages: 6-14
Upcoming Program Dates: July 11, 2022 – August 18, 2022
- 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday.
Location: In-Person at Corktown Park