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OYC Meeting Minutes – 21/07/21

OYC MEETING CALLED FOR THE REVIEW OF THE OLDHAM YOUTH COUNCIL CONSTITUTION Prior to the meeting on the 21/07/21, a call for the review of the Oldham Youth Council ConstitutionA constitution is a set of rules that guides how an organisation works. The constitution says how the organisation is set up and how it works. It also states the …

OYC Meeting Minutes – 07/07/21

This meeting had an altered starting and ending time, at asking of the Chair, so that members could watch the Euro 2020 match happening on the same night. WELCOME The ChairThe Youth Councillor who runs the meeting, heads up the organisation and has the casting vote. Or something to sit on but probably the first …

Youth Mayor Making – Tia Henderson

This Youth Mayor Making was held at a reduced capacity within the Oldham Council Chambers, with people having the option to join the Youth Mayor Making virtually. This event followed National Guidance, Oldham Council Covid-19 safety measures, and guidance from the NYA. This meeting was attended by current Oldham Mayor Jenny Harrison, outgoing Oldham Mayor …

OYC Meeting Minutes – 09/06/21

WELCOME The ChairThe Youth Councillor who runs the meeting, heads up the organisation and has the casting vote. Or something to sit on but probably the first one on our site :-)… More welcomed Youth Councillors who attended the meeting in person (following all required and necessary Covid-19 regulations and safety measures) and those attending …

OYC Meeting Minutes – 05/08/20

Welcome Youth Councillors being welcomed into break room. Tia played “Find the item”. #StaySafeOldham – Positive Steps, Javed Iqbal OASIS – Oldham Alcohol Substance Intervention Service, Tier 3 help, support and advice around drugs and substances, working with those up to the age of nineteen, helping young people to ease through issues of/with/associated to taking …

OYC Priorities Minutes – 29/07/20

Attendance: Chris L., Dayna B., Liam H., Alexander N-H., Prem R., Nathan W., Amour C., Anmol S., Charlotte C., Melissa D., Aaliyah R. Actions from Last Meeting Alexander researched and sent in a ‘how to make’ A6 guide. Tia was in the process of making a quizlet Liam contacted and forwarded on recourses from Amy’s …

Mental Health During COVID

Support and Services Over the last few years, Mental Health has been one of the most important issues to young people in Oldham in the Make Your MarkA Nationwide campaign, run by UK Youth parliament, that gathers information on what is important to the youth of the United Kingdom. More ballot. This need is even …

OYC Meeting Minutes – 13/05/20

WELCOME Apologies : Tia H. To start of this meeting, Youth Councillors were asked to make a rune based on these three questions. What ave you overcome during the lockdown? What has helped your mental health during the lockdown? What have you enjoyed in lockdown? Youth Councillors created a small image in response to these …

OYC April 2020 Monthly Memo

Here is a round up of all of the highlights of OYC’s April 2020!

OYC Meeting Minutes – 29/04/20

WELCOME Apologies : Tia H., Isabelle A., Hsfa F., Rahman F., Ellie L. TEN FORWARD Following discussions from the previous priorities meeting, Youth Councillors were asked to conduct a Ten Forward on Discrimination. In the meeting of the 15th of April 2020, attending Youth Councillors had voted to go forward with Discrimination and Mental Health …