Youth Rex

Site: Northwestern Hub

Service: Research and Evaluation Exchange

Description & Services
Public Comments Does not provide direct services to youth
Description (Agency) Functions as a province-wide initiative that promotes the integration of research evidence and evaluation in the development and delivery of Ontario's youth programs. Operates five regional hubs across the province.
Description (Service) Promotes the integration of research evidence and evaluation in the development and delivery of Ontario's youth programs
Engages local grassroots, youth serving organizations, academic partner, youth and policy stakeholders in three areas of work:
Knowledge Mobilization 
  • Shares youth research and evaluation findings to create opportunities for knowledge to action processes
Capacity Building 
  • Facilitates learning and networking opportunities for grassroots youth sector organizations 
  • Provides professional development opportunities such as skill building workshops, webinars, e-mail and certificate courses
Customized Evaluation Supports 
  • Supports grassroots youth sector organizations by providing one-on-one program evaluation to help them track, measure and share the impact of their work with youths in their local community 
  • Helps organizations implement their plan 
  • Helps with data collection, management, analysis, and interpretation
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Kenora District ; Rainy River District ; Thunder Bay District
Eligibility Customized Evaluation Supports 
  • Ontario grassroots youth serving organizations and initiatives
Application Customized Evaluation Supports 
  • Call or fill out the online application form
Languages English
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-343-8358
Social Media Twitter Twitter
Primary Contact Karli Brotchie, Research and Evaluation Manager; Email:
Alternate Contact Dr Edward Rawana; Email:
Site Location Lakehead University
Located In Community Thunder Bay
Address 955 Oliver Road Rd
Thunder Bay, ON P7B 5E1
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Intersection Oliver Rd and Lakehead University Dr
Physical Access Unknown
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ontario Ministry of Children and Youth Services