City of Edmonton

City of Edmonton Youth Council


Description
Provides input to the city council on youth-related issues.

Service offers:

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

Includes:

  • advising Council on issues that affect youth
  • forwarding an annual report with recommendations to Council
  • encouraging and promoting the well-being of youth
  • overseeing a General Assembly of Youth comprised of delegates
  • education, skill building, and experience to be active citizens
  • consulting with city departments and outside organizations working on youth initiatives
  • developing and maintaining a positive liaison with individuals and organizations that are addressing issues of concern to Edmonton's youth
  • educating youth on city governance such as procedures and policymaking
  • providing networking opportunities for youth
  • researching and writing policy proposals for review by Council
  • co-ordinating community events that profile local youth issues
  • nominating persons for appointment to other agencies, boards, and committees as directed by Council
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
Applications accepted in May and June each year.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. 
Legal Status
Municipal Government
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
December 8, 2020
Address
1 Sir Winston Churchill Square NW
Edmonton, AB, T5J 2R7
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:00 AM - 04:30 PM
Tue
08:00 AM - 04:30 PM
Wed
08:00 AM - 04:30 PM
Thu
08:00 AM - 04:30 PM
Fri
08:00 AM - 04:30 PM