Youth Council

APPLICATION NOW CLOSED

APPLICATION NOW CLOSED

Scroll Down

About the Council

The youth council will serve as an authentic means of youth engagement and voice in support of CCYP’s mandate of driving coordination and boosting the infrastructure that supports the youth workforce development ecosystem.

LET YOUR VOICE

BE HEARD

In alignment with the CCYP’s commitment to facilitate youth integrating into the labour market and rooted in the principles of youth advocacy and governance, the Youth Council’s purpose is to provide the CCYP with insight on policy, programs, partnerships, and research. Our Youth Council will also function as youth ambassadors within their respective regions.

COUNCIL

YEAR & TIME

COMMITMENT

WHY 

BECOME 

A YOUTH MEMBER?

YOUTH MEMBER RESPONSIBILITIES

COMPENSATION

The Youth Council responsibilities will be divided into three areas: 

ADVISING THE CCYP

The Youth Council will work to provide feedback to the CCYP on organizational strategic planning and decision-making, while also advising on effective youth integration into the organization. The YC will also provide insight and feedback to the work of the larger Council.

Advising THE CCYP’s Council

& Strategic Collaboration Group

A core function of the YC will be to provide insights from a youth perspective to the CCYP, as well as impart feedback on projects from the Strategic Collaboration Group.

CAPSTONE PROJECTS

Each cohort of the Youth Council will work to produce a capstone project that will contribute and provide value to the youth workforce development ecosystem. These capstone projects will align with CCYP’s mandate and strategic direction.

COUNCIL MEMBERS

The CCYP Youth Council will be composed of 10-13 members, aged 18-29, who will act as youth ambassadors for the CCYP in their respective regions in order to represent and mobilize a national network of youth.
iStock-470121814.jpg

Get In Touch

Looking for more information?  Would you like to receive our updates?

416-989-6278

1-220 Taunton Rd East

Box 40010

Whitby, ON L1R 3J0

Mailing Address:

1527 Victoria Park Ave 2nd Fl Hub/CCYP, Toronto, ON, M1L 2T3

Address: