News & Media

The latest and greatest news, media, reports and stories from Phoenix! Media inquires can be directed to phoenix@phoenixyouth.ca.  

January 13, 2019

Three Halifax men have now done a dozen cold water dips since the start of January, repeating the New Year’s Day tradition each day to raise money for a Phoenix Youth Programs.

Read the full story at The Star Halifax.

December 13, 2018

A new blog post from our community friend Deborah Woolway. Deborah wanted to get a firsthand look at the work of our programs. Using her skills as a writer and journalist, Deborah set out to tell the story of Phoenix through her personal blog. For her latest post, she visited the Phoenix Youth Shelter.

Read Deborah’s blog Phoenix: A House and So Much More.

December 10, 2018

Every young person needs to have a supportive adult in their corner to help them navigate the bumps and celebrate the successes in their lives. At Phoenix, our staff feel privileged to play this role in the lives of the youth we get to work with every day. In this video youth from four of our eight programs share their stories of resiliency and achievement, with staff at their sides.

November 26, 2018

Phoenix Youth Programs and East Coast Lifestyle Clothing have partnered for a third year to bring a unique design to life on winter accessories (mittens and toques) for the holiday season. This year’s inspiring design was created by Phoenix youth, Katelyn. Katelyn and her Phoenix key worker Marianne were in the Global Halifax studios with Paul Brothers and Alex MacLean of East Coast Lifestyle to promote this year's partnership. Click here to watch.

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