Young people in Waterloo Region are passionate about issues affecting themselves and their communities. We have been told that youth tend to feel like their voices matter less to elected officials as they don’t have the political power to vote.
Oh Snap! Candidates Chat is a youth-specific, online event being held on September 14th that seeks to bring young people aged 14-18 in Waterloo region together with Federal candidates to:
We sent an invitation to all the candidates in Waterloo Region running in this federal election and asked for a representative from each party to attend.
You can help connect young people to this event in two ways:
Please feel free to share this opportunity over email, in person, and through your social media channels and tag @CYPTWR in your posts!
This event will help the voices of young people to be heard by future decision-makers in our communities and help foster belonging for children and youth, and in particular, to support young people in feeling valued, heard, and included.