Gedling Youth Council - Monday 21 November 2022 5.30 pm

Venue: Chappell Room

Contact: Jane Ansell  Community Investment Manager

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Welcome, apologies received: Muhammad Malik, Chair.

Apologies for absence were received from Cllr Wheeler, Portfolio Holder for Lifestyles, Health and Wellbeing, who has a prior engagement.




           Mark Pengelly – Leader, Corby Town Council

           Leanne Buckingham – Mayor, Corby Town Council

           Sarah Bonney – Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS)

           Sarah Kinsey – Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS)

           Lucy Rychwalska-Brown – ABL Health / Be U Notts


Minutes of last meeting. pdf icon PDF 301 KB


Group Chat discussions - any points raised by members?


Open discussion: Background to Gedling Youth Council: role, priorities and recent achievements.

           Guests from Corby Town Council are keen to learn from Gedling’s approach to Young People’s engagement and representation. 


Young People's Mental Health and Wellbeing

           Overview of services provided by CAMHS and ABL Health/ Be U Notts

           Youth Council questions, feedback, comments and ideas


Gedling Young People's Consultation and Action Plan updates. pdf icon PDF 74 KB

           Schools Policies review by Youth Council members – Bullying and Mental Health, Bullying Survey proposals  (Amy Beckworth)

           Sophie Fuller Report – Communications with Young People – Appendix 1

           Gedling Leisure Instagram offer to YC Members – Appendix 2

           Feedback from Syrian ‘Food for Life’ Community Meal held on Wednesday 26th October, 11.00am – 3.00pm at Richard Herrod LC

Additional documents:


Next Youth Council meeting.

Subjects for discussion and guest speakers: (Refer to proposals set out in the minutes of last meeting)


MYP and Countywide Youth Parliament Updates - Muhammad, Amy.


Youth Council Away Day plans - Amy Beckworth.


Future meeting dates: All 5:30 - 7:30pm in the Chappell Room, 1st floor, unless otherwise stated on the agenda:

           20 February 2023

           24 April 2023