What is the West Sussex Youth Cabinet?
The West Sussex Youth Cabinet is a group of young locality
representatives and the 4 UK Youth Parliament representatives, who
are democratically elected by young people from all around West
Sussex. The Youth Cabinet represents the views of the young people
in their areas at county level.
The project is currently in its 9th year and works closely
alongside the County Council and the Youth Service.
What does the Youth Cabinet do?
Our job is to represent young people's interests, views and
concerns at meetings and events with adults and other young people,
locally, nationally and even internationally. As well as this, we
work on projects which aim to improve situations and solve problems
that affect young people.
Examples of some of the work that the Youth Cabinet has done
include the 3-in-1 scheme, multiple awareness films, annual school
councils’ conference, promotion of the eco-schools scheme, and many
Who can be on the Youth Cabinet?
Anyone between the ages of 11 and 19 can apply to be on the
Youth Cabinet during election periods. The Youth Cabinet is for all
young people with all different kinds of needs, passions, and wants
and aims to always be representative of all young people.
Interested? The deadline for all applications has now passed,
the results of which will be published very shortly.
Find out what the West Sussex Youth Cabinet do and read an update from the West Sussex Youth Cabinet Chair.
Our job is to represent young people's interests, views and concerns using many different campaigns.
Get in touch with the West Sussex Youth Cabinet today and ask the questions you have always wanted to ask!
The West Sussex e-Engagement toolkit is an online resource for those running, or hoping to run, elections for a local Youth Cabinet and UK Youth Parliament.
West Sussex UK Youth Parliament Elections 2013.
As well as having your say in West Sussex and nationally, there are several ways in which you can have your voice heard in Europe.
Results of the UKYP Elections 2013.
West Sussex Youth Cabinet took part in a consultation exercise the West Sussex Safeguarding Board, to say what issues they thing the board need to focus on.
Welcome to the UK Youth Parliament page. The home page for all information related to the UK Youth Parliament including news, events and elections.
Youth Cabinet actions for each member.
Read blogs from the Youth Cabinet members, and find out what they're been up to.
View the Youth Cabinet films made by West Sussex young people.
How the Youth Cabinet came into being and how it decides which topics to focus on.
Read and download the minutes from previous Youth Cabinet meetings.
Read information and news from the West Sussex Youth Cabinet.
Pictures of the UK Youth Parliament Debating Day, 26 October 2010.