Guide

How to be an Ally to Youth

By Youth On Board Staff from Youth on Board

This guide provides useful tips and concepts to remember when adults are working with young people in decision making and organizing projects.

Adult allies need to be prepared and trained to work successfully with young people. Sometimes it is easy to forget what it is like to be young and this document provides useful tips to remember when adults are allies to young people. This document can be used in a training or kept by your desk in meetings to help adults be the best partners and allies they can be.

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