As a criminal defence lawyer practicing in the greater Toronto area and surrounding regions, I have experienced first hand the necessity of empowering youth to feel seen, heard, and supported. Searching for a way to engage with an organization committed to youth issues and youth empowerment, I came across YouthSpeak. I was drawn to YouthSpeak’s use of creative expression and its focus on providing a platform for youth to share their stories as a way to guide, mentor, and uplift other youth
Join our Team
We are currently recruiting people who have a passion to contribute to the overall well-being of youth by joining our Board of Directors and/or other volunteer opportunities. The benefits of volunteering include excellent opportunity for involvement in a meaningful experience, the satisfaction of making a difference in the community and with youth, an opportunity to work with individuals of diverse backgrounds, the development of effective decision-making skills and an increased understanding of group dynamics and relationships.