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 one month prior to each event. 

Save the Dates 2020-2021 Downloadable PDF


Youth Ministry Certificate Program

We invite anyone volunteering or working with young people in the Diocese of Hamilton to join our learning community. Completed online through the Dayton University's VLCFF program the Diocesan Youth Ministry Certificate takes a comprehensive look at  Catholic Youth Ministry.  

Our next course beginning January 3, 2021 is: Relational Ministry with Youth - A Canadian Perspective 

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

If you are interested in a particular course or if you are not sure the program is right for you please contact Nicole McCowell: 

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.