About Us


Who Are We?

The Canadian Council for Youth Prosperity is a national, non-profit, cross-sector collaboration of community and corporate leaders, driving coordination and boosting the infrastructure that supports the youth workforce development ecosystem.  


We facilitate youth integration into the labour market and support Canada’s evolving sectors, the coordination of an effective, sector-informed and accessible system of resources to support partners, and implementing programming to support the youth workforce.

The Canadian Council for Youth Prosperity is funded by the Government of Canada's Employment and Social Development Canada, Youth Employment Skills Strategy.

Our Purpose

Our purpose is to spearhead the design and advancement of an equitable workforce development ecosystem that helps young people in Canada thrive.

We will advance our work with the following principles in mind:

  • Amplifying the voice of young people

  • Applying a future-proof lens

  • Developing inclusive solutions

  • Designing for experience