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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 …

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 …

OYC Meeting Minutes – 15/04/20

WELCOME Apologies : Dylan H. The meeting started off with Youth Councillors and Staff introducing each other, and mentioning something they have done in the past couple of days. RIO FERDINAND FOUNDATION Victoria Lowe from the Rio Ferdinand Foundation came to the meeting tp discuss young peoples usage of technology. RFF is a charity that …

OYC Meeting Minutes – 01/04/20

This is the new Term of Office for Oldham Youth Council, where we bring our newly elected Youth Councillors onto our team, and introduce them to the amazing opportunities and work they will be able to get involved in. However, due to unforeseen circumstances at this time, all face to face sessions have been suspended …

OYC Meeting Minutes – 04/03/20

WELCOME Apologies : COVID-19 With the current situation around the world, Chris told Youth Councillors how to take care of themselves during these times. Building on information released by Public Health England, Chris also explained how the Youth Service would act if a member of the Youth Council has suspected symptoms whilst being in within …

OYC Meeting Minutes – 19/02/20

WELCOME Apologies : Charlotte C., Heather P., Melissa D., Afsana K. This meeting opened with Wellbeing Officer Isaac playing some warmup games. DMYP/GMYCA ELECTIONS It is the time of the year for the DMYP elections within OYC. Deputy Members of Youth Parliament are elected on a two year term, moving up to the role of …

OYC MEETING MINUTES – 05/02/20

WELCOME Apologies : SELFIE VIDEO With the beginning of the Over To Youth summit just around the corner, there is a big push for social media outreach about the Climate Change Demonstration happening on the 8th February 2020. Andy Rudkin from Linc Communications, who has been working with OYC for the summit, has asked for …