Participation is the means by which young people realise their rights, where they join with adults to make decisions.
Our principles of participation
- It is an ongoing process
- It must enable young people to influence their outcomes
- It values and supports collaboration
Who’s can participate?
Children and young people aged 0-19 years of age (or up to 25 if they have a disability), are looked after or a care leaver in Sandwell.
How can I participate?
Sandwell Council also offers the SHAPE Programme for all children and young people where members provide a voice for young people across Sandwell and have been consistently used as a consultative body for various initiatives concerning young people.
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THE PARTICIPATION TEAM NEEDS YOU!
You could edit newsletters / run sessions / come up with new ways to help others and get them involved!