The Kāpiti Coast Youth Council is made up of a group of passionate 14-24 year olds who act as a voice for the needs and opinions of Kāpiti's young people to promote positive change in the community. The Kāpiti Coast Youth Council meets reguarly to:
Are you aged between 14 and 24 years and want to make a difference for youth in Kāpiti? We are looking for a wide range of people with different interests and backgrounds to join the Kāpiti Coast Youth Council. If you can commit time and energy, want to learn new skills and have fun then apply here by May 29.
Please note: If you are successful in getting into the Youth Council, you must be available to attend a recruitment camp on 10-12 June.
If you have any questions about Kāpiti Coast Youth Council or the application process, please feel free to email firstname.lastname@example.org
Learn about the activities and projects the Youth Council are involved with on the Kāpiti Coast.
This year Youth Week is being held on 21-29 May. The Youth Council is running a 'Youth of the day' project where we will be choosing a different young person each day to celebrate for the volunteer work that they do in our community.
An annual event for young people organised by the Kāpiti Coast Youth Council and Ngā Kākano. This year's festival took place on Saturday 9 April from 11.30am at Maclean Park, Paraparaumu Beach. Keep an eye out for next year's event!
These awards are an acknowledgement of the diversity of youth achievements and how much young people contribute to our thriving and vibrant district. Nomination forms are available here.
A Youth Development Centre has been proposed for the Kāpiti Coast. We are currently seeking ‘Expressions of Interest’ from youth organisations interested in delivering the programmes and services of the centre.
In the FutureKāpiti - long term plan 2015-35, council proposed to start implementing the project in 2015.
Youth2U Dollars are offered twice a year for young people in the district. There are two categories for funding - individual and group - more information about the fund and application criteria is available here.
Check out our Kāpiti Coast Youth Council facebook page to keep up to date with what the Youth Council is up to.
Also, please feel free to email us at email@example.com