A Spanish translation of this publication is available to download under "Additional Files."
Young adult advisory councils are groups of likeminded young adults who come together on a consistent basis to share resources and advise organizations on how to better serve and support young people. This tip sheet, which is based on direct experiences from young adult council members across the United States, provides a list of Do’s and Don’ts for your organization to consider when developing and running a young adult council.
Part 1 of this tip sheet is available at https://escholarship.umassmed.edu/pib/vol15/iss5/1.
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Mizrahi, R., Costa, A., & Youth Advisory Board of the Transitions ACR. (2018). Tips and Tricks to Starting a Young Adult Council Part 2: The Do’s and Don’ts of Young Adult Councils. Worcester, MA: University of Massachusetts Medical School, Department of Psychiatry, Systems and Psychosocial Advances Research Center (SPARC), Transitions to Adulthood Center for Research.
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