MYAC 2021: Expressions of Interest Now Open!

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Maribyrnong Youth Advisory Committee 2021: Expressions of Interest Now Open!

The Maribyrnong Youth Advisory Committee (MYAC) brings together young people aged between 15 - 25 years who are passionate about their local community and leading positive change.
 
MYAC represents the diverse voices of young people within the City of Maribyrnong by advocating for issues affecting Maribyrnong’s young people and leading various community projects.

Benefits of membership

By joining MYAC you will:

  • Strengthen the links between young people and Council.
  • Inform Council of issues relating to improving practices, policies and programs for young people.
  • Provide advice to inform the development of programs and projects specific to young people.
  • Conduct research and consultations among young people in the City of Maribyrnong.
  • Provide a platform for young people to advocate for priorities that are important to them.

Meetings

Meetings of MYAC are held fortnightly on a Wednesday evening at Phoenix Youth Centre or held via Zoom.  Meetings commence at 5.30pm and conclude at 7pm.

We encourage applications from young people from diverse communities, including:

  • Culturally and linguistically diverse
  • LGBTIQ+
  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander
  • Young people living with a disability.

How to apply

We are pleased to be able to offer two formats for submitting an expression of interest for the Maribyrnong Youth Advisory Committee in 2021.

You can provide written responses or you can provide us with a YouTube or Vimeo link for us to view your expression of interest via video.  Both formats require you to complete the online form via the button below.

Express your interest here

More information

For more information about MYAC please visit the About MYAC webpage or contact Phoenix Youth Centre by calling 9091 4700 or send us an email to phoenix@maribyrnong.vic.gov.au