1 Resource Program's are focused on providing various forms of assistance (training, coaching, mentoring, funding) that address the distinctive needs of newcomers and the ACB community in Ottawa/Gatineau area,
1 Resource is constantly updating, revising and aligning our programs and services to ensure that we remain current in the social areas of health, physical mobility ,activity, financial, education and work/employment to meet the needs of the ACB community.
1 Resource offers customized youth services and programs that create positive social change and continuous quality improvement for ACB youth.
4 Years - 18 Years
The 1 Resource Back-to-School Knapsack Drive aim is to ensure that our students (predominantly elementary and middle school attendees) will begin the school year with some of the same tools and supplies as their more fortunate peers.
1 Years-13 Years
The 1 Resource Christmas Giving Program is a celebratory affair aimed at Newcomers to Canada from countries such as (Kenya, Congo, Sudan, Uganda, Haiti, Rwandan and Caribbean Islands). This activity is set in a party-style atmosphere where children are able to meet other children (who deal with similar situations), meet Santa and local representatives to celebrate a Christmas in Canada for the first time. supporting organizations (Ottawa Police, Toy Mountain, Caring & Sharing), receive gifts and toys, eat party foods and play games.
16 Years Old to Young Adult
1 Resource mentors, coaches and promotes evidence-informed service planning, delivery and support to our more adolescent youth. We partner with the young person in the creation and delivery of our youth-engagement toolkits to ensure that the setting of goals, identification of positive social norms, and enhancement of their skill sets (social, employment and life-skills) will develop and transpire their individual temperaments into custom-made dynamic and meaningful opportunities.
1 Resource gives back to our community, we promote, direct, intervene in social, political, economic, and environmental reform with the desire to make improvements for many ACB newcomers, women, youth and seniors within Ottawa and surrounding area.
1 Resource hosts conferences and discussion groups that encourages the ACB community to become more strategic with their involvement in Ottawa's social, political, economic and environmental undertakings.
Your support and contributions will enable us to meet our goals and improve conditions. Your generous donation will fund our mission.