OYC Meeting Minutes – 16/05/18
Apologies :- Katie R., Tia H., Joe W., Hamra
Samah started off the Meeting with Lightning Talks.
Greater Manchester Youth Combined Authority
Jess C., A representative for Oldham in Greater Manchester Youth Combined Authority, gave a lively presentation describing what Greater Manchester Youth Combined Authority is and how Youth Councillors could get involved.
Discussion started this meeting over what should OYCs priorities be for the next term of office. Taking in the ideas, more development will be done in the priorities session after this meeting.
CO-OPTING NEW MEMBERS
Due to the lack of representation from areas Royton, Shaw and Crompton and Failsworth, it was brought to the Youth Council the idea of asking the schools in the area for representative. Including an internal election, the idea was voted for.
SIGN LANGUAGE COURSE
A basic Sign Language Course could be happening for members of Oldham Youth Council, details are to follow.
EVENTS AND TRIPS
Events and Trips were given out to Youth Council.