Employment is a central component of Youth Futures success, offering youth valuable workplace experience, and the opportunity to earn money for their post-secondary career.

Each year, dozens of organizations come to us to hire our youth to fill their entry level, summer positions. Visit our Testimonials page to see what some of employers are saying about their experience with Youth Futures.

Employer Ambassadors

2019 employers

City of Ottawa
Vanier Community Service Centre
Goumet Express – Vanier Community Service Centre
Patro d’Ottawa
Lowertown CHC
South-East Ottawa CHC/Hunt Club Riverside Site
Rideau Rockliffe CRC
GNAG – Glebe Neighbourhood Activities Group
Jaku Konbit
Pinecrest Terrace Community House
Winthrop Community Health Centre
Canada Science and Technology Museum
Ottawa Community Housing
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
Gowling WLG
Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada 


Contact Mary Harris at mary.harris@ottawa.ca for more information.

Somali Family Services
Catholic Centre for Immigrants
Make, Sew Create
Saw Video
Ottawa Art Gallery (OAG)
Élisabeth Bruyère Hospital – Bruyère Continuing Care
Saint-Vincent Hospital – Bruyère Continuing Care
Saint-Louis Residence-Bruyère Continuing Care
Black History Ottawa & Young Leaders Advisory Council
Algonquin College Hub
University of Ottawa
Hydro Ottawa
Smith Petrie Carr & Scott Insurance Brokers Ltd.
Collège La Cité
Ottawa Aviation Services