Amherst Youth Town Council

AYTC 80The Amherst Youth Town Council acts as an advisory body to Town Council on those matters within the influence of the Town of Amherst which have an impact on the youth of the Town, regardless of their cultural and religious identity, socio-economic background, intellectual and physical abilities, sexuality or gender. The Amherst Youth Town Council will improve the image of the Town of Amherst by raising the profile of the Town’s youth.

The Council will create community awareness of youth facilities, youth services, youth organizations and the opportunities and programs they provide.

1. The Amherst Youth Town Council will identify and bring forward issues which have impact on the youth of Amherst and, while not directly under the control of the Town of Amherst, may be of sufficient significance to warrant the Town’s consideration or support.

2. The Amherst Youth Town Council shall encourage its members to become more familiar with the workings of local government through education, involvement and participation.

3. The Amherst Youth Town Council will, through researching issues and presenting constructive solutions, act as a realistic advocate for the youth of our community.

4. The Amherst Youth Town Council will endeavor to participate actively in community events and activities in Amherst and through this involvement, foster a positive image for all young people.

5. The Amherst Youth Town Council may address, foster discussion or make recommendations to Town Council on issues pertaining to all levels of government. For more information, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. The AYTC is supported by the Amherst Recreation Department and the Amherst Police Department.

The AYTC is supported by the Amherst Recreation Department and the Amherst Police Department.

For more information, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Documents

Youth Advisory Council Policy

Meeting Minutes

February 7, 2018

January 24, 2018

January 10, 2018

December 13, 2017

December 6, 2017

November 29, 2017

November 22, 2017

November 12, 2017

Social Media

Amherst Youth (Facebook Page) 

Snapchat: amherstyouth 

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