The Mayor's Youth Commission provides youth the opportunity to develop leadership skills and advise the director of the Office of Children's Affairs on issues impacting youth living in the City and County of Denver. Youth commissioners work together with adult commissioners to make recommendations in the areas of:
Applications for the 2018 - 2019 school year will be accepted January 8- March 11, 2018. Youth can only apply if they are a Denver resident and will be in high school (9th - 12th grade) during the 2018 - 2019 school year. Selected commissioners will attend evening meetings the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of each month during the school year.