Youth Leadership Opportunities

The application window for our youth committees for the 2020/2021 school year has now closed. 

Please contact the Youth Services Program Coordinator with any questions or for more information.

Melanie Clark, Youth Services Program Coordinator


Application form

Youth Committees Application Form

Please download, fill in and return the application form to Melanie Clark, Youth Services Program Coordinator, by email or drop-off your application at West Vancouver Community Centre, 2121 Marine Drive (attn: Melanie Clark).

Please note that you are welcome to express interest in joining more than one committee, however, some committees have a cap on the maximum number of members.

Committees you can be a part of:

Youth Advisory Committee (YAC) | Grades 8–12

  • Interested in civic engagement, community leadership, and local government? Get involved with the YAC!

Whatever Youth Committee | Grades 8–12

  • The Whatever Youth Committee helps raise community awareness, and plans and promotes activities and events for LGBTQI2S+ youth and allies.

Student Work & Advisory Team (SWAT) | Grades 8–12

  • Learn leadership and communication skills, civic responsibility and expand on your cultural awareness in conjunction with the West Vancouver Police Department. A separate application through the West Vancouver Police Department is also required.

Preteen Advisory Committee (PTAC) | Grades 6 & 7

  • Interested in making a difference in your local community? Join our preteen committee to learn valuable leadership skills and to assist with the development of programs and events for preteens in West Vancouver.


For more information about youth leadership opportunities and advisory committees, please contact:

Melanie Clark
Youth Services Program Coordinator