COVID-19 Updates

COVID-19 Service Change: Youth Action Centre is open Mon-Fri from 8am-10am and 3pm-6pm. Online supports still being offered. Providing basic needs, meals to go, housing supports, trusteeship services, employment services.

Youth Action Centre (The)

The Cornerstone
332 Richmond St, Suite 102
London, ON
N6A 3C3
519-432-1112 ext 101
Fax: 226-777-1986
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Last Updated: Nov 1, 2021: Suggest an edit


Call or drop-in
Food Bank - open on the 15th of each month at 3pm until supplies last * call ahead to ensure supplies

Eligibility / Target Population

Youth 16-24 years




Jason Manseau - Team Lead
519-432-1112 ext 104 *



Area Served

London, Middlesex


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Description of Services

Resource centre offering outreach and support services for at-risk, transient and street youth

Services include outreach, life skills groups, supportive counselling, advocacy, basic needs service provision and prevention education, parenting education * anonymous HIV testing * showers, laundry facilities and hygiene supplies are available * health and safety information and supplies are available including, condoms, first aid supplies

Offers transitional and affordable rental housing units within the Cornerstone Building * assists youth in finding housing, emergency food, emergency shelter, medical/health care, education, legal aid and counselling * information and referral to other agency services * health care centre

Available as cooling/warming centre with extended drop-in hours (8am-9pm) during Extreme Weather Alerts issued by the Middlesex-London Health Unit * access to mitts, hats, and coats
  • Supportive Housing Youth are assessed and provided an individual action plan to address personal needs and goals that assist in moving toward becoming self-sufficient * gain life skills training, pre-employment preparation and educational planning support through individual and group activities


Food Bank and Community Meals:
  • Food Bank - Open on the 15th of each month at 3pm until supplies last * baby food available while supplies available * call ahead to ensure supplies

For specific meal times, visit Information London's Meal and Food Bank Calendar


Youth Action Centre (YAC)

Last Updated: Nov 1, 2021: Suggest an edit