Meet our Chairperson
RYV chairperson Mark Dougan became a member of Renfrewshire youth voice after being an member of the Scottish Youth Parliament in 2015.
"Listening to constituents about services for young people I took the idea of a youth hub to RYV, who are now embarking on that project. I was elected Chairperson for the year 2016/17 time worked with members to register the group as a charity".- Mark
What were working on?!
RYV have been working on various projects this year to inform, educate and engage with other young people in Renfrewshire.
The charity organisation have also been actively planning,
visiting and working alongside other potential partnership organisations in the preparation of opening a 'youth hub' in renfrewshire's paisley town centre.
Some of our events & visits this year!!
Wednesday 1st March
Renfrewshire’s Youth Voice Local Elections Hustings 2017 at UWS Student Union
Wednesday 31st MAY
General Elections Hustings 2017 at Renfrewshire House, Council Chambers
- This event was live streamed via facebook to 762 viewers
Friday 21st July
SHMU project. (Station house media unit)
- Youth Hub research visit to
Wednesday 23rd August
RYV & MSYP meeting with counciller Patterson
Thursday 7th - 8th September
Hull The Warren project
- Youth Hub research visit
Tuesday 24th October
YP- Mental health Symposium at Renfrewshire House, Council Chambers
- RYV members teamed up with Youth commisoners to ask and answer questions to Health proffessionals, asking for pledges to ensure better mental health services are provided for young people in renfrewshire.
Wednesday 8th November
Positive About Youth Awards 2017
Glasgow Airport Normandy Hotel