Youth Development Committee (YDC)

Youth Development Committee (YDC):

Was formally established as a sub-committee of the Massachusetts State Mental Health Planning Council in 2002 to focus on transition age programming

(defined as those individuals between the ages of 16 and 25)

and to create a voice for youth. It continues to serve as an advisory board to the Mental Health Planning Council, and has been key in the development of the

Department of Mental Health’s (DMH) Transition Age Youth (TAY) Initiative.

Time: 2 – 4 pm on the 4th Monday of every other month

May be in West Conference room this month!

Location: DMH Central Office

25 Staniford Street,

Boston, MA

Contact: Heidi (DMH)

Heidi.Holland@state.ma.us

617-626-8082

Next meeting:

May 22