The mission of the Youth Action Board is to advise and inform on the Youth Homelessness Demonstration Program (YHDP) planning process as a way of representing the youth homeless community in San Antonio. The Youth Action Board is responsible for understanding and advising on improvements for the current homeless system. We pursue the creation of a homeless system centered and focused on youth and young adults. We give the voice back to the youth by establishing youth equity.
We value: Inclusion, Diversity, Change, Support, Education, Accountability, Equity, Service, Integrity, and Leadership
Seat on the Continuum of Care Board of Directors
Technology Access Program now available to members
YAB was accepted
into the Youth action Society
Collaboration with SARAH on Movement to House All Youth
Set a clear message for the Move-ment to House All Youth
Attend at least 3 San Antonio City Council meetings
Recruit 3 new YAB members by March 30, 2021
Focus on work that destigmatizes home-lessness
Give a community presentation on housing youth
Have at least 1 food drive by the end of the year
– The applicant must be 17 to 25 years old
– All applications are subject to approval by the Youth Action Board
– The Youth Action Board must be composed of at least 2/3 active members with lived experience of homelessness.
Please fill out this Google Form, if you’re interested in applying to the Youth Action Board of San Antonio. If you have any questions regarding the application process or regarding the Youth Action Board in general, please contact Suyapa Muñoz at SuyapaMunoz@sarahomeless.org
Want to Collaborate with Us?
If you are a business, organization, or an interested community member and would like to collaborate with the Youth Action Board of San Antonio, please contact Suyapa Muñoz at SuyapaMunoz@sarahomeless.org