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If you're interested in nature, arts, leadership, event planning, community service or having your voice heard, join one of our youth councils or groups.

Join a leadership group

Email to join one of our leadership groups to meet new friends and gain volunteer experience!
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Surrey Leadership Youth Council

Do you have thoughts, opinions and ideas about your community? Join a group that help youth speak up and have their voices heard with the support of our staff.

When: Mondays at 4pm
Where: City Hall 

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Youth Event Squad

Have a big idea for an event? Join this group that helps plan and execute the City of Surrey’s biggest youth events including:

  • Surrey Slam Jam
  • Band-Aid
  • Youth Cooking Showdown

When: Thursdays at 4pm
Where: City Hall
Ages: 13–18

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Two youth volunteers removing invasive plants.

Surrey Youth Stewardship Squad

This group enhances our parks through:

  • hands-on restoration
  • education at community events
  • other unique projects

Sign up to be a member of SYSS, or drop in to one of our upcoming events.

When: Usually Saturdays
Where: Various parks

More about SYSS

Create a Project

Do you have an idea for a project or an event, but need some help or support to make it happen? Our Youth Engagement Project Teams (YEP) want to work with you.

If you are a youth, service provider, school, agency or parent and are interested in connecting with the YEP team in your area, email or contact your local recreation centre.


For more information, contact and check for updates on the Surrey Youth page.