The Youth Council is run by young people for young people; with a specific focus on supporting the Football Futures programme the members are offered the opportunity to make a difference in Dorset football. The Youth Council aims to act as a platform for young people to make a difference in football and support with the development and implementation of the National Game Strategy.
The Youth Council is made up of 10 individuals aged 16-24. Meetings take place on a monthly basis with discussions varied and diverse focusing on a number of key themes in grassroots football.
The members of the Youth Council for the 2015-2016 season are as follows:
|Head of Inclusion||Eloise Cruickshank|
|Head of Coaching||Tom Filkins|
|Events Project Officer||Emily Dancer|
|Events Project Officer||Panashe Tauringana|
|Head of Volunteering||Sean Hill|
|Head of Media||Stuart Moore|
|Project Officer||Oli Powell|
|Project Officer||Lucy Cuff|
|Project Officer||Andrew Sill|
|Project Officer||Jack Swann|
Youth Council members hold their position for the duration of the season. At the culmination of the 2016-2017 season, individuals will be able to apply to join the Youth Council and support members to make a difference.
For regular updates on the Youth Council and the work they undertake follow them on Twitter via: @dcfayouth.
For more information about the Youth Council then please feel free to contact Rosie Eggleston on 01202 688273, alternatively e-mail Rosie.Eggleston@DorsetFA.com