Members of the Youth Council will be responsible for providing volunteer support, attending scheduled Youth Council Meetings and providing general suggestions and feedback about ABIS activities relevant to youth.
Through their diverse backgrounds and areas of expertise, members of the Youth Council will help to provide a more effective and inclusive community for youth. Youth Council members will have the opportunity to facilitate the Strategic Plan of ABIS for youth in the following ways:
- Providing youth with a forum to voice their needs and enabling them to make a difference as a vital and special part of the community - Promoting a centralized approach for youth related activities for the purpose of enhancing efficiency and effectiveness- Actively involving youth in meaningful activities that assists in learning about citizen responsibility and involvement- Utilizing youth energy and valuable perspective to contribute to community development activities and facilitate future succession planning for community volunteers
The Youth Council is open for individuals ages 16 and over.
To apply to join the Youth Council please complete this form.