North East Lincolnshire Young Advisors

HOSTED BY: North EAst Lincs County Council

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Summary

A social action group of young people aged 13-21, all members are voluntary and part of the Young Advisor National network.  The group works on a number of projects which include Mental health, transport, work experience and environmental projects.  The group have regular meetings with Senior managers and councillors. We advise the Council and other bodies on strategic plans such as the Children and Young People’s Plan and Future in Mind Transformation Plan. Young people represent their peers on boards including Children’s Scrutiny Panel and regional youth voice steering group.

Some of the work they have been involved in as part of the topics above includes organising and facilitating youth voice events for young people, creating films, youth proofing documents to ensure they are young people friendly, consulting with others, supporting the youth elections process and other voting and democracy, involvement in commissioning of services for young people, promotion of opportunities or new schemes developed to gain an increased youth involvement.

Key Issues worked on:

Experienced In:

  • Mental Health

  • Environment

  • Curriculum for Life (inc. Work Experience)

  • Transport

  • Media Perceptions of Young People

  • Organising & Facilitating events around Youth Voice

  • Youth Proofing

  • Involvement in Commissioning

  • Recruitment & Selection

  • Film Creation

  • Consultation

  • Promotion & Marketing

 

Contact Us

Lead Worker: Pippa Curtin
Contact Number: 01427 323298
Email: pippa.curtin@nelics.gov.uk

Old Clee Childrens Site
Colin Ave, Cleethorpes, DN32 8EN