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.
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!
Youth Centre Coordinator
student peer youth worker