ERIC Number: ED222810
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: 0
Youth Involvement: A Challenge for Communities.
Brunette, Lisa; And Others
The purpose of this manual is to provide communities with some basic tools for achieving youth involvement by advocating a community approach which actively seeks to promote the well-being of young people. The importance of youth involvement in community programs is emphasized and a positive approach is recommended. The manual outlines the needs as well as the responsibilities of youths in the school, the community, and government. Training and needed skills and possible problems are also discussed. Several model youth programs in Wisconsin are described to show the significant function of the organizations and which tactics have been successful. (JAC)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Wisconsin Council on Criminal Justice, Madison.
Authoring Institution: Wisconsin Association for Youth, Inc., Madison.