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Ontario is among the best places in the world for youth to grow up and become successful adults. But, as you know, being a young person today isn't always easy. The Ontario government wants to help you as a parent or caregiver make sure your child is healthy, happy, safe and engaged.

Looking to help your son or daughter get a job or extra support? Are you concerned about your teen's behaviour? Want to help them get engaged in your community? This website gives you more information about the many government programs for youth - and how you can access them.

Every young person is unique but they all go through the same stages of development. You can learn more about how teenagers and young people develop - how they feel, think, act socially and how their bodies grow and change – and what you can do to help.

The Ontario government wants the best for youth. And, that means working with parents, caregivers, partners in the community and youth themselves to provide programs and services to help them reach their full potential.