Thank you for your interest in youthexperts with mindyourmind! We are excited to get to know you and co-develop some new resources that will focus on the mental health needs of you and your community.
What is this all about?
- A weekend Design Lab workshop of free food, fun activities, and group discussions about mental health issues facing you and your peers- Follow-up meetings after the workshop to develop your resource and your plan for sharing it- An opportunity to look at relevant local issues and create change
When and where is it?
Friday, February 8, 4:30PM - 7:30PMSaturday, February 9, 10:00AM - 4:00PMSunday, February 10, 10:00AM - 4:00PMHôtel-Dieu Grace Healthcare - Regional Children's Centre, Glengarda Building3896 Connaught Ave, Windsor, ON, N9C 2C1*All days are required for participation, and bus tickets will be provided for your transportation to and from the venue*
Then what? Follow-up meetings?
After the Design Lab, we will meet approximately twice a month, both in-person and through web conferencing software.During these meetings, we will work to finalize the project and formulate a plan for promoting this resource in your community. You will learn about event planning, marketing, graphic design, grant writing, and more.
What's in it for you?- Free food- Meeting cool people- Making a difference in your community- Volunteer hours- A unique role and experience for your résumé- Skill development and leadership opportunities- Being part of the Canada Service Corps Alumni, a national network of youth changemakers
This is a great opportunity to meet new people, develop leadership skills, make an impact, and have fun! Join us!
To read more about the previous two youthexperts cohorts, visit our website: https://mindyourmind.ca/design-labs/youth-canada-service-corps-initiative
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