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Young Mayor - Get involved

You, as a young person in Newham, can work with the Youth Council, the Young Mayor and local community groups to improve life for young people in the borough.​​​
Public speaking by a member of the youth council

​Working with the Young Mayor and Youth Council

Why not come and join the Young Mayor and the Youth Council on one of our numerous projects in Newham.

You can keep up to date with what we are up to by following us on Instagram and Twitter. And we will tell you about all the opportunities we have for young people to work alongside us.


Young people’s activities and centres in Newham

Why not get involved in activities at your local youth zone or youth organisation.
Find out what is on offer at your local youth zone
Or you can drop into any of our youth clubs for sport, advice sessions, drama clubs or just socialising with other young people.

Community organisations for young people

You can also support your community by volunteering and getting involved in activities run by local community organisations.

The Challenge Network (TCN)

The Challenge Network (TCN) inspires and connects people to strengthen their communities. Their programmes aim to create a rite of passage for 16 year olds, to promote social mixing and encourage young people to get involved with their local community.
Find out more about The Challenge Network (TCN)

Community Links

Community Links is an innovative east London charity which works with 30,000 people each year. You can get involved with youth clubs, sports sessions and other activities at your local community hub.
Find out more about what Community Links does for young people  
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Contact us

  • Young Mayor of Newham
    c /o Office of Rokhsana Fiaz OBE
    London Borough of Newham
    Newham Dockside
    1000 Dockside Road
    E16 2QU

    020 3373 8191

    Email us