Erewash Youth Forum is a partnership between Erewash Borough Council, Derbyshire County Council and the following schools:
- Bennerley Fields Specialist Speech and Language College
- Brackenfield School and Specialist College of Cognition and Learning
- Friesland Performing Arts School
- Kirk Hallam Community Academy
- Ormiston Ilkeston Enterprise Academy
- St John Houghton Catholic Voluntary Academy
- The Long Eaton School
- Trent College
- Wilsthorpe Community School - Business and Enterprise College
The main aims of the Forum are to:
- To listen and speak for the young people of Erewash
- To support students PHSE
- To promote equality for young people
- To help young people be more involved in decisions that affect their lives
- To advance young peoples participation in society and civic life
- To stimulate and improve communication between Erewash Borough Council, young people and other organisations
The Terms of Reference for the Erewash Youth Forum are available to download.
This page is currently being updated and more up to date information about the Forum will be provided.
At the next meeting in December 2016 we hope to bring together the Youth Forum and members of the 50+ Forums to look at topics that affect younger and older residents but possibly in different ways.
Other Activities and Trips
Erewash Youth Forum members also have the opportunity to be involved in other activities, such as the Freedom of the Borough ceremony for Ilkeston's Dave Brailsford. They are pictured below at the event with Dave and former Community Engagement Officer Ian Marsden (far left).