Josh Claxton
"I am inspired every single day by being able to work with some of the most imaginative, strong and resilient youth on the planet. Being able to help guide young people through an incredibly daunting period of time in their lives is an amazing feeling. Each and every day I get the opportunity to learn and grow while being able to help courageous youth do the same. It’s truly wonderful to see the work we do here at Lutherwood having such a tremendous long-term impact on mental wellness." — Joshua Claxton, Child and Youth Counsellor
"As an Employment Advisor, I am privileged to be able to help so many individuals in my community obtain meaningful employment and rebuild their careers through training opportunities. Working at an organization like Lutherwood is very rewarding. I am lucky to work for such a supportive organization that allows me to work in a career that I love while also being actively involved with my family." — Cassie McDonald, Employment Advisor
Carol Devitt
"My role in Mental Health Services has granted me the opportunity to interact and build relationships with staff, families and youth. To witness youth overcome adversity, gain confidence and form bonds is so uplifting. It is inspiring to see my colleagues come together, care about people and strengthen their lives. This is a testament to the exceptional service and support Lutherwood provides. I am truly blessed to work for such a wonderful organization and be part of the Lutherwood family." — Carol Devitt, Administrative Assistant
Qiulin Wu
"While working in Information Technology at Lutherwood has strengthened my technical skills and my understanding of values, it’s very hard to describe what I like most because it’s a feeling more than anything else. It’s a feeling of belonging, the reward of helping others, and the gratitude I have for working in such a supportive and caring environment. I am grateful to be part of such an amazing organization." — Qiulin Wu, IT Service Desk Technician
"Lutherwood is a wonderful agency, staffed by compassionate employees who possess a wide range of skills and talents. In my role as a Resource Coordinator in the Intensive Support and Resource Coordination Program at Front Door, I often find myself inspired by the strength and perseverance shown by the children and families we serve. It brings me satisfaction to know that they value my contributions as well." — Rob MacDonald, Resource Coordinator
Kim Peters
"I have been employed as a Child and Youth Counsellor at Safe Haven Youth Services for five years; mainly working nights and afternoons. I thoroughly enjoy working with my coworkers and the youth and families we serve. I enjoy the daily challenge of the youth, their personalities and supporting them with their goals to become more independent, find housing and staying housed. Each youth comes with their own unique challenges and hurdles they need to overcome. It is very rewarding knowing that I play a part in each youth’s future success." — Kim Peters, Child and Youth Counsellor