Rochford District Youth Council’s first meeting – Do you want to make a difference to your community?

Date: 
Wednesday, June 6, 2018

Rochford District Council are looking for younger residents between the ages of 12-18 in the district to attend the Youth Council’s first meeting which aims to give younger people a voice in the community to make a difference.

The first meeting will take place on 13th June 2018 at 5.30pm at the Sixth Form / Youth Centre building behind Fitzwimarc School, Hockley Road, Rayleigh.

This is excellent opportunity for all younger people to have their say about issues that affect them and their communities. The Youth Council aims to raise the profile of young people to ensure that local decision makers recognise that younger people are the future generation and are an important part in Rochford’s future.

Benefits of attending include:

  • Excellent personal development opportunity – it would look great on your CV!

  • Able to work on issues that young people consider to be important to them and the community

  • Able to link in with the Young Essex Assembly

  • Able to link in with the wider work of the council

If you are interested or have any more questions on the Youth Council and the meeting, please contact rochfordyouthcouncil@rochford.gov.uk or call 01702 318061.