Manchester Youth Council

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Manchester Youth Council (MYC) are a group of young people who champion youth voice  and participation. All current members are aged 11-18 years old

MYC meetings and Debate Clubs are run by young people to enable them to challenge the democratic process and campaign for young people. ( All meetings currently take plce on ZOOM)

MYC work with Manchester City Council elected members, heads of service and services within Manchester City Council to ensure the views of young people are listend to and acted upon.

MYC co produce workshops and  training and deliver events to young people and staff to enable them to have a say about services and opportunities to make Manchester the best city to grow up in, get an education, play, live and work in.

All young people who join Manchester Youth Council have opportunities to develop their skills for life and record achievement on the Kloodle App. All hours with the MYC can be counted for voluteer hours for D of E and other awards

Young people who join Manchester Youth Council will have opportunities to represent Manchester youth voice  at local, regional and national levels. 

Follow us on our social media channels for more updates and information

MYC can be followed on:

Twitter @mycthehive
Facebook Manchester Youth Council
Instagram ManchesterYouth Council

New website currently under construction


Who to contact

Contact Name
Joanne Aungier
Contact Position
Engagement Coordinator
0161 234 1799 0161 234 1799 07983 521 841 07983 521 841

Where to go

Manchester Youth Council
Youth, Play and Participation Team
Floor 1
Town Hall Extension
Greater Manchester
M2 5DB
View M2 5DB on a map

Meetings currently take place on Zoom 

Once lock down has lifted Meetings will take place in Manchester Central Library and at local venues across Manchester 

Young People and carers need to make their own travel arrangements to and from meetings

Light refreshments are free and available at meetings


Associated Cost


Referral not required
Referral Details

Please contact Joanne Aungier for more information, application forms and zoom links for meetings 

Other notes

Manchester Youth Council (MYC)  is a diverse and  inclusive group of young people from all areas of Manchester . MYC  is open to all  young people who live or go to school, or college in Manchester.

We welcome all young people who would like to represent any of the following areas or interests: LGBTQ+, young carers, cared experienced young people, home schooled, faith groups, who may have additional support or sensory needs, youth groups, schools, supplementary education, uniformed organisations,  faith, cultural, organisations 

 We welcome young people who want to have their views heard and take action to make Manchester the best it can be for young people


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