Youth Leadership Opportunities

Are you interested in becoming a member of one of our youth committees?

The application process for the 2018/2019 year is now closed. Please check again in September 2019 for the 2019/2020 school year application.



Committees you can be a part of:

Youth Advisory Committee (YAC) | Grades 8-12

  • Interested in civic engagement, community leadership, and local government? Get involved with the YAC!

Whatever Youth Committee | Grades 8-12

  • The Whatever Youth Committee helps raise community awareness and plans and promotes activities and events for LGBT*QI2S youth and allies. *Applications accepted throughout the school year

Student Work & Advisory Team (SWAT) | Grades 8-12

  • Learn leadership skills, communication strategies, civic responsibility, cultural awareness, and policing methods in conjunction with the West Vancouver Police Department. A separate application through the West Vancouver Police Department is also required.

Preteen Advisory Committee (PTAC) | Grades 6 & 7

  • Interested in making a difference in your local community? Join our new preteen committee to learn valuable leadership skills and to assist with the development of programs and events for preteens in West Vancouver.

Teen Advisory Group (TAG)

  • The West Vancouver Memorial Library’s TAG meets monthly to provide input and feedback on library services for teens. For meeting dates, visit the West Vancouver Memorial Library website


Application Form

The application process for the 2018/2019 year is now closed. Please check again in September 2019 for the 2019/2020 school year application.

Youth Committees Application Form

Please download, fill in and return the application form to Melanie Clark, Youth Program Coordinator by:

Email

Or drop-off your application at the West Vancouver Community Centre, 2121 Marine Drive (attn: Melanie Clark).

Please note that you are welcome to express interest in joining more than one committee; however, some committees do have a cap on the maximum number of members.

Contact

For more information about youth leadership opportunities and advisory committees, please contact:

Melanie Clark
Youth Program Coordinator

604-925-7222

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