Gedling Youth Council - Monday 18 November 2019 5.00 pm

Venue: Committee Room. View directions

Contact: Jane Ansell  0115 9013698

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Welcome, refreshments, icebreaker


Apologies for absence


Minutes of the previous meeting pdf icon PDF 368 KB


Councillors Viv McCrossen and Kathryn Fox, Portfolio Holder and Policy Advisor for Young People and Equalities

Items for discussion: Democracy Day, 16 and under Holiday programme - why girls do not currently use the outdoor gym facilities in Gedling.


Healthwatch Expression of interest pdf icon PDF 707 KB

Richard Mayer to present Self Harm consultation and proposed focus group to follow


Youth Council work programme

  • Children’s Commissioner Senior Leadership Team Takeover Jan/Feb 2020 – propose Climate Change and Sustainability as a theme for the meeting, up to 5 young people to volunteer. Preparatory meeting to be confirmed


  • Knife Crime Film update  - Joe McFadden, Amy Beckworth


  • Youth Council Elections officially due Feb – March 20 – proposal to move to a 3 year term and leave the election this year, as we have such a high membership and work underway.


  • Youth Mayor update: Abigail to feedback on Twinning visit and other engagements attended


·         Youth Parliament: Husna to update 


  • Young People’s Health Champion: Eleanor to update


·         County Youth Participation Team developments: Amy