The United Youth Leadership Council aims to actively incorporate a multitude of youth voices into conversations around policies, strategies, and solutions that affect young people in Pima County. The UYLC believes in community stewardship and advocacy, positive role-modeling, individual accountability, and authentic participation.
The United Youth Leadership Council has been an integral part of the Cradle to Career Partnership in working to improve employment and educational systems for Pima County’s over 21,000 Opportunity Youth.
The United Youth Leadership Council is committed to supporting, advising, and co-developing the work of the Cradle to Career Partnership in continuously improving employment and educational systems to better serve opportunity youth. Additionally, the UYLC is dedicated to improving the juvenile justice and child welfare systems to achieve positive outcomes for youth who are currently system involved