To serve as an advisory body to the City Council on all matters dealing with youth.
Applications to serve on this Commission are now open through April 23rd at 5pm.
Check here for application, scroll down to Youth Commission, click on "Additional Information" link and in the right hand corner click on the green "Apply" button. This appointment is for a two year term from August 2020 to July 31, 2022.
Fifteen Commissioners (13 youths between the ages of 13 – 19 serve 2 year, rotating terms; and 2 adult representatives from Conejo Recreation and Park District and Conejo Youth Employment Service). City residency is required of all youth members.
Meetings: Youth Commission meets on the first and third Wednesday of the each month. On the first Wednesday of each month, meetings are at the Civic Arts Plaza in the Boardroom at 6:30 p.m. If your youth organization is having an event, attend our monthly televised meeting and make an announcement. We also encourage representatives from middle schools and high schools to come to our televised meetings and give school reports.
In addition to being an advisory body to City Council, Youth Commission hosts several youth services/events in the community, including:
Youth Leadership Summit - February 20, 2020
Therapeutic Dance-March 28, 2020 - Cancelled due to COVID19
Youth Recognition Awards - May 21, 2020 - Cancelled due to COVID19
Liaison Service: Youth Commission members also act as liaisons to other teen related agencies in the community such as the: Fabulous Alex Fiore Teen Center Advisory Council, Therapeutic Advisory Council, Conejo Coalition for Youth and Families, Conejo Coalition for Substance Use, and Associated Student Governments at all local schools.
For questions or additional information, e-mail the Youth Commission or call (805) 381-7362.