Our Mission

The Dawson Boys & Girls Club is a safe and supportive family community centre where children, youth, adults and seniors can experience new opportunities, overcome barriers, build positive relationships and develop confidence, leadership and skills for life.

All are welcome at the Dawson Boys & Girls Club. Everyone has an equal opportunity to participate and we strive to be inclusive. We see value in each person and their diverse contribution that anyone might bring.
At the Dawson Boys & Girls Club we pride ourselves on our commitment to the community for the last 50 years. Our doors are open to people, and we offer reliable quality programming. Dawson’s staff is invested in both the centre and the community beyond.
At the Dawson Boys & Girls Club, we adapt our programs to respond to the changing community and individuals needs and interests within it, both the immediate and long term.
At the Dawson Boys & Girls Club, we provide people with a feeling of comfort and belonging in a safe environment.
At the Dawson Boys & Girls Club, we work to develop the potential of the individual and the community as a whole. We offer a supportive learning environment and encourage self-reliance in everyone.
At the Dawson Boys & Girls Club, we believe in the importance of working with others. We collaborate with individuals and organizations in order to achieve our goals.