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.

Get Involved

Surrey Leadership Youth Council

Do you have thoughts, opinions and ideas about your community? Join the Surrey Leadership Youth Council (SLYC), a group of youth between the ages of 14 and 18 who help youth speak up and have their voices heard with the support of the City of Surrey. The SLYC hosts the Youth Speak Up forum in October every year.

When: Every Monday at 2:30pm
Where: Microsoft Teams

For more information, contact youth@surrey.ca.

Youth Events Squad

Join the Youth Events Squad (YES) to help plan and execute the City of Surrey’s biggest youth events, including the Surrey Youth Showcase event series and Band-Aid. If you are between the ages of 14 and 21, you are welcome to join YES or contribute to meetings about specific events.

When: Every Tuesday at 3:15pm
Where: Microsoft Teams

For more information, contact youth@surrey.ca.

Surrey Youth Stewardship Squad

The Surrey Youth Stewardship Squad (SYSS) combines environmental stewardship and leadership in Surrey's unique urban forest. SYSS enhances our parks through hands-on restoration, education at community events, and other unique projects. Sign up to be a SYSS member, or drop in to one of our upcoming events.

For more information, contact stewardship@surrey.ca.

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 youth@surrey.ca or contact your local recreation centre.

Youth Volunteering Opportunities

Explore unique & rewarding youth volunteer opportunities in the City of Surrey. There's something for everyone!


For more information, contact youth@surrey.ca and check for updates on the Surrey Youth Resources page. Subscribe below to receive a monthly email about Surrey Youth News and Events.