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OYC Meeting Minutes – 07/06/17

Welcome Amber started the meeting with an ice breaker.   OYC Leadership Roles It was brought before the Youth Council that the leadership roles were being taken by the same Youth Councillors and that this created 2 problems.  Firstly that the limited numbers of roles are not being fairly distributed across the members.  It was …

OYC Meeting Minutes – 24/05/17

Welcome Marouf started his final meeting as Chair with youth councillors sharing a piece of good news.   Manchester Terror Attacks Chris spoke to the group offering support for anyone who needs it.  He also reiterated that everyone will have opinions about what happened on Monday and that statements and opinions should be challenged not the …

NPS Survey

We are currently trying to gather information about the New Psychoactive Substance, ‘Spice’.  If you have time please complete this short survey so that we have a snapshot of it’s use in Oldham. SURVEY   Thank you

OYC Meeting Minutes – 15/03/17

Welcome Todays meeting will be slightly different. The first half will be some training, a consultation and then back to normal business.   Apologies Shariq, Melissa, Joe Hollis.   Leadership Training Chris facilitated a workshop on safe working practices and how to be a responsible youth leader.   Oldham’s Inclusion Policy Jodie then talked to …

OYC Minutes – 01/03/17

Welcome & Apologies Draft inclusion policy Gill told the youth council about her role involving people who are out of school. She told us Oldham’s inclusion policy which is being newly set after a day where Gill, the council and various other people took part in many conversations and heard a video clip with real …

Ally Conference

Tuesday 21st February 2017
Oldham Youth Council and Oldham Theatre Workshop invited schools from all over Oldham to come together and develop ideas to stop discrimination.

OYC Meeting Minutes – 15/02/17

Welcome Apologies  Adam H, George, Isabelle, Jess C, Melissa, Lydia, Nazmul, Jahanzeib, Marya, Samah, Georgia, Roshni, Jake. Oldham Pledge Suzy Ashworth came to update the OYC about the Oldham Pledge.  The passports have been printed and at this moment its being piloted in several schools across Oldham in year groups across all the key stages. …

BYC Reception and Awards Presentation 2017

We had been invited to attend an Reception in Dining Room A of the Houses of Parliament. The reception was celebrate all things Make Your Mark and award the outstanding achievements of the BYC members.

OYC Meeting Minutes – 01/02/17

Welcome  Apologies Shariq, Jake, Hannah, Afsana, Usmaan,  Tobacco Control Strategy Liane Davies came in to talk to the youth council about tobacco control strategy. She told the youth council one of the areas she worked in was tobacco control. She said she wanted to talk about what she was doing, she had a document and …

OYC Meeting Minutes – 04/01/17

Welcome Apologies –  Ge, Afsana  The youth council told us their good news to start the new year off. MECC RESOURCE Jodie talked the youth council through the resource designed by MECC. The youth council then looked through the resource in groups to give feedback. Jade mentioned the man and woman symbol on the sexual …