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Why We Serve on the Youth Advisory Board

Members of PACER's Youth Advisory Board on Children's Mental Health share their experiences. (2:36)

Youth Advisory Board Positions are Available

To serve on the Youth Advisory Board, candidates must be:

  • 14 to 19 years old, up to 21 if on an IEP
  • on an Individualized Education Program (IEP) for emotional and behavioral disorders or diagnosed with a mental disorder such as anxiety, Asperger syndrome, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, bipolar disorder, depression, or Tourette syndrome
  • able to attend monthly meetings at PACER offices in Minneapolis
  • willing to participate in presentations, in-services and other events

Application for the Youth Advisory Board (pdf)