Pineger Youth Centre (Youth Justice)

Pineger Youth Centre (PYC) is a Closed Custody and Detention centre.

This program is designed to provide quality services, which assist youth in conflict with the law in functioning more responsibly within the community.

PYC provides structured programming, which includes assessment, competency skill development and recreational programs.

The Centre accommodates male or female youth, between the ages of 12 through 17. Services from this program can only be accessed through court referrals or police apprehensions due to criminal activity.

Services provided include:

  • Self-contained Day Treatment Program
  • Reduction of Antisocial Peer Interaction
  • Change in Antisocial Attitudes, Feelings and Behaviours
  • Increased Self-Control, Self-Management and Problem Solving