Events

2016 Spooktacular!

Date Posted: Mon, Oct 31 2016
From: Mon, Oct 31 2016 To Tue, Oct 31 2017


Waypoints judging for Haunted House & Best Pumpkins – 2016

Congratulations to the three programs on their fabulous Haunted House creations. The sense of teamwork, fun, creativity, and commitment was evident from the moment that guests entered the Haunted House. Youth and staff showed tremendous cooperation, enthusiasm, and joyfulness in sharing their creative hard work. For all houses, the youth participation truly made a difference and all youth get special recognition for their enthusiasm during the activity. Lots of FUN 

Winner of Haunted House: GRAVITY * Key points for overall scariness, storyline and huge oversized props in the space.

Honorable mention to:
Pegasus: * Key points for presentation of storyline, creative props and scariness of the space.
Banyan: * Key points for effort, spider webs and scariness of the place.

Winners for the Pumpkin Contest are as follows:

Residential:
1st Place – Pegasus, 2nd Place- Sirona, 3rd Place - Banyan

Family Support:
1st Place - W Family (Bat), 2nd Place - BR Family (Anchor), 3rd Place - KK (Minion)



News & Events

Waypoints Employees donate to Community Food Bank

Date Posted: Tue, Nov 28 2017
From: Tue, Nov 28 2017 To Wed, Nov 28 2018
An employee initiative raised $1000.00 for the NL Community Food Bank. Making the presentation on behalf of Waypoints employees is Suzanne Osmond and Shannah Osbourne. ... read more

2017 Spooktacular

Date Posted: Fri, Oct 27 2017
From: Fri, Oct 27 2017 To Tue, Oct 2 2018
Congratulations to the two programs on their fabulous Haunted House creations. The sense of teamwork, fun, creativity, and commitment was evident from the moment that guests entered the Haunted House.... read more

2017 AGM

Date Posted: Fri, Jul 7 2017
From: Fri, Jul 7 2017 To Sat, Jul 7 2018
Waypoints celebrated their Annual General Meeting on June 20, 2017 at the Capital Hotel. Deputy Assistant Minister Susan Walsh attended and extended greetings on behalf of the Department of Children, ... read more

Volunteer Week 2017

Date Posted: Thu, May 4 2017
From: Thu, May 4 2017 To Fri, May 4 2018
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2016 Spooktacular!

Date Posted: Mon, Oct 31 2016
From: Mon, Oct 31 2016 To Tue, Oct 31 2017
Waypoints judging for Haunted House & Best Pumpkins – 2016 Congratulations to the three programs on their fabulous Haunted House creations. The sense of teamwork, fun, creativity, and commitment ... read more

Waypoints 2016 AGM

Date Posted: Wed, Jul 13 2016
From: Wed, Jul 13 2016 To Thu, Jul 13 2017
Waypoints celebrated their Annual General Meeting on June 21, 2016 at the Capital Hotel. Minister Sherry Gambin Walsh attended and extended greetings on behalf of the Department of Child, Youth and Fa... read more

Leadership Resiliency NL Volunteer Appreciation Event

Date Posted: Sun, Apr 10 2016
From: Sun, Apr 10 2016 To Mon, Apr 10 2017
Come join us as Waypoints celebrates the great volunteer efforts of the students in our Leadership Resiliency NL program. Congratulations and thanks to each volunteer team from Holy Heart, Waterford V... read more

Waypoints 2015 Christmas

Date Posted: Tue, Dec 22 2015
From: Tue, Dec 22 2015 To Thu, Dec 22 2016
Christmas is always a very busy time at Waypoints and this year was no exception. Each Christmas the Administrative staff hosts a bowling/pizza Christmas party with a visit from Santa for the young p... read more

2015 Halloween Spooktacular

Date Posted: Fri, Oct 30 2015
From: Fri, Oct 30 2015 To Sun, Oct 30 2016
Waypoints 2015 Spooktacular judging for Haunted House & Best Pumpkins. Congratulations to the three programs on their fabulous spooktacular creations. The sense of teamwork, fun, creativity, and co... read more

2015 AGM

Date Posted: Fri, Jun 19 2015
From: Fri, Jun 19 2015 To Sat, Jun 20 2015
Waypoints celebrated their Annual General Meeting on June 16, 2015 at the Capital Hotel. Assistant Deputy Minister Donna O'Brien attended and extended greetings on behalf of the Department of Child, Y... read more

Diversity Training

Date Posted: Wed, Feb 25 2015
From: Thu, Feb 25 2016 To Thu, Feb 25 2016
Waypoints would like to thank Jose Rivera and Susan Hyde and the Refugee and Immigrant Advisory Council (RIAC) for providing Diversity - In Service to over 60 Waypoints employees in February and March... read more

Christmas 2014 at Waypoints

Date Posted: Mon, Feb 2 2015
From: Mon, Feb 2 2015 To Tue, Feb 2 2016
Christmas is a very exciting time for the children and staff of Waypoints. The residential annual Christmas Bowling/Pizza Party, which included a visit from Santa, was a lot of fun for everyone. The... read more

2014 Waypoints Halloween Spooktacular!

Date Posted: Thu, Oct 30 2014
From: Thu, Oct 30 2014 To Fri, Oct 30 2015
The judges would like to thank and congratulate all those who participated in this years Waypoints Spooktacular! The pumpkins, actors, decorations, themes and makeup were all awesome!!! It was very ... read more

Donation to Waypoints

Date Posted: Mon, Sep 29 2014
From: Mon, Sep 29 2014 To Tue, Sep 29 2015
On Thursday, September 18, 2014, Waypoints was presented with a combined donation from Crosbie Salamis Ltd, Magna Services and PSN Wood Group Inc. Waypoints would like to thank these three companies ... read more

Waypoints Annual General Meeting June 17, 2014

Date Posted: Wed, Jul 9 2014
From: Wed, Jul 9 2014 To Thu, Jul 9 2015
Waypoints celebrated their Annual General Meeting on June 17, 2014 at the Capital Hotel. Minister Clyde Jackman attended and extended greetings on behalf of the Department of Child, Youth and Family ... read more

Hibernia Donation

Date Posted: Thu, May 22 2014
From: Thu, May 22 2014 To Fri, May 22 2015
Waypoints would like to thank Grand Bank Social Club (Hibernia Platform) for their generous donation to our organization. ... read more

Announcement by Minister Paul Davis, CYFS

Date Posted: Tue, May 13 2014
From: Tue, May 13 2014 To Wed, May 13 2015
Minister Paul Davis, Child, Youth and Family Services, announced on Monday, March 24, 2014, the successful agencies who were awarded contracts to provide residential care to children/youth under the c... read more

Announcement by Minister of Child, Youth and Family Services

Date Posted: Fri, Mar 28 2014
From: Fri, Mar 28 2014 To Sat, Mar 28 2015
Minister Paul Davis, Child, Youth and Family Services, announced on Monday, March 24, 2014, the successful agencies who were awarded contracts to provide residential care to children/youth under the c... read more

Donation from Ice Caps

Date Posted: Fri, Mar 21 2014
From: Fri, Mar 21 2014 To Sat, Mar 21 2015
On March 12, 2014, Rick Kelly and Lori Leonard were invited to attend the Ice Caps Hockey Game at Mile One Stadium. During the intermission of the game, Rick and Lori accepted a $5000.00 donation on ... read more

2013 Downtown Annual Christmas Parade

Date Posted: Mon, Dec 23 2013
From: Mon, Dec 23 2013 To Tue, Dec 23 2014
Waypoints once again entered a float in the Downtown Annual Christmas Parade. This year's theme was "International Christmas" and Waypoints won second place in the "Best Float under 20 Feet Category... read more

Halloween 2013

Date Posted: Mon, Dec 2 2013
From: Mon, Dec 2 2013 To Fri, Nov 1 2013
First place in the haunted house contest went to Topsail road. They worked very hard and the judges were scared into giving them this years championship. The pumpkin contest was a battle to the ... read more

United Way Donation

Date Posted: Fri, Nov 29 2013
From: Fri, Nov 29 2013 To Sat, Nov 29 2014
Jackie Kelly, Director of Residential and Support Services, attended the United Way Fund Distribution Event on November 13, 2013, to accept a cheque on behalf of Waypoints and is pictured with RNC Ins... read more

Congratulations to the 2013 Youth Are Working Graduates

Date Posted: Tue, Oct 22 2013
From: Tue, Oct 22 2013 To Wed, Oct 23 2013
On October 17, our 2013 Youth Are Working Participants celebrated the completion of the 40 week Skills Link project at a ceremony held at the GuvNor Inn in St. Johns. Employees of Waypoints, represe... read more

Waypoints Partners with 37th Combat Engineer Regiment to Develop Wilderness Adventure Camp

Date Posted: Mon, Sep 23 2013
From: Mon, Sep 23 2013 To Tue, Sep 24 2013
The 37th Combat Engineer Regiment conducted their annual training exercise, Sapper Task, from September 21-22 at the Waypoints Wilderness Adventure Camp. As a result of their exercise which includ... read more

Southwest Pond - Build a Camp Volunteer Day

Date Posted: Wed, Feb 6 2013
From: Wed, Feb 6 2013 To Thu, Feb 6 2014

Waypoints celebrated its Annual General Meeting at The Capital Hotel on June 19th, 2012.

Date Posted: Wed, Feb 6 2013
From: Wed, Feb 6 2013 To Thu, Feb 6 2014
The meeting was officially brought to order and commenced with the announcement of our new Board of Directors for 2012 - 2013. Our new Directors are: Tom Dunne, Karen Hemmens, Amy Percy, Jocelyn Perr... read more

Waypoints Equine Program

Date Posted: Wed, Feb 6 2013
From: Wed, Feb 6 2013 To Thu, Feb 6 2014
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CBC Interview with Banyan Coordinator

Date Posted: Wed, Feb 6 2013
From: Wed, Feb 6 2013 To Thu, Feb 6 2014
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NTV Video of Southwest Pond - Build a Camp Day

Date Posted: Wed, Feb 6 2013
From: Wed, Feb 6 2013 To Thu, Feb 6 2014
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CBC News video of Build a Camp Day - Southwest Pond

Date Posted: Wed, Feb 6 2013
From: Wed, Feb 6 2013 To Thu, Feb 6 2014
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Halloween 20012

Date Posted: Tue, Feb 5 2013
From: Tue, Feb 5 2013 To Wed, Feb 5 2014
The judges would like to express their extreme appreciation for the participation by all the young people and staff of Waypoints in this years competition. The pumpkins, actors, decorations, themes a... read more

Santa Claus Parade 2012

Date Posted: Tue, Feb 5 2013
From: Tue, Feb 5 2013 To Wed, Feb 5 2014
Once again this year, Waypoints had a successful entry in the Downtown Christmas Parade. This years theme for our float was Angry Birds for which we won 3rd place in the under 20ft category. Spec... read more

Banyan 2012 Garden Party

Date Posted: Tue, Feb 5 2013
From: Tue, Feb 5 2013 To Wed, Feb 5 2014
The 2nd annual Banyan Garden Party was held on Monday, August 27, 2012! This event was open to members of the community and was a lot of fun for kids of all ages! Banyan staff offered a barbecue wit... read more

Southwest Pond Waypoints Build A Camp Volunteer Day

Date Posted: Tue, Feb 5 2013
From: Tue, Feb 5 2013 To Wed, Feb 5 2014
On July 11, 2012, Waypoints hosted our first Build a Camp Volunteer Day. Waypoints Adventure Camp for Children and Youth is based on the belief that children and youth in our community will benefit f... read more