City of Edmonton Youth Council

City of Edmonton


Description
Provides information and advice to city council in relation to issues involving or affecting youth.

Service offers:

  • input to the city council on youth-related issues with the aim of improving youth opportunities and services in Edmonton

Includes:

  • researching and writing policy proposals for council's review

  • co-ordinating community events that profile local youth issues

  • receives direction from council on work or reports it requires on youth matters

  • developing and maintaining relationships with individuals and organizations addressing issues of concern to youth

  • promoting initiatives to support the well-being of youth

  • educating youth on city governance, procedures, and policy making

  • networking opportunities for youth

  • consulting with city administration and other organizations supporting youth initiatives

  • establishing the General Assembly, maintain the registry of individuals participating in the General Assembly and oversee its meetings

  • if requested by council, recommends individuals for appointment to the city's civic agencies
    Inform council of initiatives of other levels of government that could affect youth and advocate for the city in the manner directed by council, if council directs

Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • 13 to 23 years
  • who are residents of Edmonton
Application Process
Service Access: Application Required, To access service:
  • contact for more information

Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
3-1-1 (7:00 AM to 7:00 PM within city limits)
Telephone
780-442-5311 (7 :00 AM to 7:00 PM outside city limits)
Telephone
780-442-7161 (Youth Co-ordinator)
Web Site
http://www.ceyc.ca
Email
youthcouncil@edmonton.ca
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: No


Fee Reduction: No


Membership Fee: No


Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes -
Other disabled access: Yes - Elevators have braille. 
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Agency Information
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Last Verified On
January 17, 2023
Address
1 Sir Winston Churchill Square NW
Edmonton, AB, T5J 2R7
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:00 AM to 04:30 PM
Tue
08:00 AM to 04:30 PM
Wed
08:00 AM to 04:30 PM
Thu
08:00 AM to 04:30 PM
Fri
08:00 AM to 04:30 PM

Annual recruitment for the City of Edmonton Youth Council is typically held in May.