Youth Ministers Events & Resources

Save the Dates!

Planning ahead for next year? Don't forget to add these dates into your calendar for the upcoming Pastoral Year! Locations and details pertaining to each gathering will be shared two months prior to each event. 

Save the Dates 2020-2021 Downloadable PDF

Celebrating Joyfully

To register for this session, please click here

Finding Hope in Uncertainty 

We invite youth ministers, chaplaincy leaders and volunteers to join us for an virtual evening of prayer, reflection and connection. Each evening will be facilitated by Michael Chiasson of Access 52 ministries. Michael  is a speaker, musician, television host and writer who has been inspiring people for over 20 years. He has been one of the top communicators for students across Canada and the United States. Using his experiences and proven practical strategies, Michael partners with organizations that want to help their leaders and team members make the greatest impact. 

To register for one of the evenings, please click here.



Youth Ministry Certificate Program

Pre-Registration is now open for our September 6th start! 


To learn more or to pre-register for the program please visit:


Past Events

Training Days 






We invite youth ministers and their volunteers to join us for an evening of prayer and fellowship during the Advent season. 


Spirit of the Synod

Join us as we unpack the graces from the 2018 Synod on Youth, Faith and Vocational Discernment.  We invite youth ministry leaders, pastors, teachers, and chaplaincy leaders to join us for this professional development opportunity.



Youth Ministers Retreat

We invite all paid and volunteer youth ministers to join us for our annual Youth Minister's Retreat, taking place from September 20-22, 2019 at Mount Mary Retreat Center.  For more information please see the poster and brochure below. If you would like to complete an online registration please click the link below. If you would like to complete a hard copy registration please contact Nicole Vaughan.

Youth Ministers Retreat Brochure 2019

Fall Youth Minister Retreat Poster 2019



Youth Ministry Annual General Meeting 

The Office of Youth Ministry invites anyone involved in parish ministry with young people to join us for our annual general meeting. We look forward to sharing important updates pertaining to youth ministry in the Diocese of Hamilton, updated resources and calendar planning with all of you for the 2020-2021 pastoral year.