SOLANO YOUTH VOICES  Youth Leadership Council

 

Solano Youth Voices is bringing together youth leaders who formed a Youth Leadership Council and developed a policy platform that reflects policy issues that have the most impact on the quality of life for at-risk youth.

 

Click here to visit the Solano Youth Voices' website!

 

The Solano Youth Voices platform is used as a tool to advocate for policy changes with our local, county, state, and federal officeholders.

Youth leaders involved with the Council learn public speaking skills, data research and analysis, and how city, county, state, and federal governments work. 

 

Several local agencies are supporting the Youth Leadership Council, including: 

 

 

The Youth Leadership Council is funded by the generous support of the

Walter S. Johnson Foundation

Youth voices in Solano County are rarely heard by policymakers. This is especially true for at-risk youth.

 

There are 34,600 youth, ages 14-21, in Solano County.   

400

are in

foster care

2100

are homeless

394

are on

probation

The youth deserve a voice in our community! ​