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Needed: Host Families
Renumeration: weekly stipend to help with hosting expenses
Organization: Northern Youth Abroad
Location: your home, anywhere in southern Canada
Dates: for five weeks, from July 5 – Aug 9, 2018

About Northern Youth Abroad

Northern Youth Abroad (NYA) is a registered not-for-profit charitable organization that cultivates youth leadership, individual career goals, cross-cultural awareness, and international citizenship amongst youth from Nunavut and the Northwest Territories aged 15-22. The program strengthens the self-identity and cultural understanding of its Participants and enhances their participation and success in the school system by providing a life-changing and life-directing experience relevant to the needs and aspirations of Northern youth...

Host Families Needed

Northern Youth Abroad (NYA) is looking for host families for summer 2019! We are accepting applications from individuals and families across southern Canada who would like to provide a home base for two Northern youth aged 15-20 from Nunavut and the Northwest Territories.

Participants volunteer for five weeks, gain new skills, earn nine high school credits, make new friends, develop confidence and independence, and share their cultures while taking part in NYA. Have fun, make memories, and help youth have life-changing experiences through volunteer work and travel. Hosting dates are July 4th-August 8th, 2019.

Host families will receive a stipend to help with costs of room & board, mileage, and recreation.

More info available at or contact Kira at or 1-866-212-2307.

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Current status: Open/apply now.   Date posted: Jan 28 2019    ID: 50725