Our Vision

Strengthening Scarborough for youth and their families to thrive.


Our Mission

YouthLink joins with youth, families and partners to highlight and develop strengths, aspirations and positive actions that improve the health and well-being of al who live, work, study and play in our community.


Our Values

Leadership, Humanity, Innovation, Respect, Excellence


YouthLink’s core values define what we stand for and how we operate, helping us to work together in the most fulfilling ways.

We value Leadership, acting in ways that exemplify what we expect of each other and of our clients. We work together, bringing out the best in each other and creating strong working relationships. Our professional ethics are evident in all the work we do and decisions we take.

We value Humanity and show consideration for people, their abilities, skills, diversity and perspectives. We create an inclusive workplace that celebrates individual differences and through our actions demonstrate empathy, goodwill and honesty.

We value Innovation demonstrating flexibility and changeability in adapting to our work and community dynamics. We show courage in developing service initiatives that will improve the well-being of our clients and their families.

We Respect people for who they are and for their knowledge, skills and experience as individuals and team members. We treat clients with respect and fairness and encourage the same in return.

We value Excellence demonstrating competence and accountability in delivering client services. We display clear judgment, exhibit clear thinking and reasoning in all situations. We continually strive to accomplish all tasks and provide an outstanding service for our clients.