Daajing Giids Youth Centre (DGYC)

The Daajing Giids Youth Centre is a welcoming space for youth ages 7 - 19 and offers a variety of programming including drop-in, game nights, movie nights, sports, music and more.

DGYC Hours
Upcoming Workshops
DGYC Notice (1)

our staff

emily valente
youth worker

Emily Valente first came to Haida Gwaii in 2018 through the Haida Gwaii Institute semester program and has been living here ever since.  With experience in support work and youth program planning in the community, Emily looks forward to being a part of what makes the youth centre a fun and safe space.  Emily is passionate about all things arts and crafts, and loves gardening, food gathering, snorkeling, and all things outdoors!

Jay Myers
Jay Myers
Youth Centre Coordinator
Jay Myers first moved to Haida Gwaii in 2012 and is grateful to call it home. With a grassroots background of mental health/addictions work, music education, and community organizing, Jay is keen to be promoting healthy lifestyles on Haida Gwaii. Jay loves playing/producing music, sailing his lil' dinghy (and generally being outdoors), having adventures with the fam, and food growing/gathering. Jay is passionate about organizing around matters of social and ecological injustice and is excited to effect positive change on the islands.
Brooklyn Greenough
student peer youth worker
Coming Soon!

Contact Info:
Email: dgyc@daajinggiids.ca
If you need to contact the DGYC during regular business hours, please call 250-559-4765 ext 20 to reach Caz Beaumont, VDG Youth Programs, Communications & Events. 

Facility Rentals:
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