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National Youth Advisory Committee

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Recruitment is NOW CLOSED for the 2017/2018 RCMP National Youth Advisory Committee - thank you to all those who have applied! Selected candidates can expect to hear back from us in early October 2017.

The goal of the Committee is to engage youth by providing them with the opportunity to share their thoughts and opinions on youth crime and victimization issues with Canada's federal police agency and other youth from across the country. The Committee will have an active role in shaping what the RCMP offers young people by:

  • identifying issues affecting youth;
  • addressing community concerns; and,
  • designing initiatives to foster change and address their needs.

"Being a part of the NYAC for the RCMP really allowed me to connect with students from all across Canada and discuss my opinion."

Abhayjeet, age 15 British Columbia
National Youth Advisory Committee (NYAC)
Member, 2016/2017

"We explored topics that were current … I gained the ability to make others more aware and informed."

Emily, age 16 Manitoba
National Youth Advisory Committee (NYAC)
Member, 2016/2017

"The youth voice is often overlooked […] and this is why we need more young people to voice their ideas."

Marvin, age 17 Alberta
National Youth Advisory Committee (NYAC)
Member, 2016/2017