In 2003 Council consolidated youth consultation processes with the establishment of the Huon Valley Council Youth Advisory Committee. Huon Valley YAC provided young people in the Huon Valley with a formal mechanism to represent their interests and opinions to the Council. The Committee was also involved in delivering a diverse range of activities, events and forums that engaged many young prople throughout its existence. This included the following;
The Huon Valley Youth Advisory Committee meets 9 times a year after school hours for young people 14-17 years residing in the Huon Valley.
This consultative group of young people are keen to make a positive change for all young people living in the Huon Valley. For more information please contact the Youth Services Unit on (03) 6264 0300.