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Civic Tech Toronto – Youth Empowering Youth Hacknight
August 14, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
George Brown will be hosting Civic Tech Toronto on Tuesday, August 14th!
These hacknights bring together coders, designers, public servants, planners, students and engaged residents — all interested in using their skills and interest in tech, data and design to address civic issues. They provide a space for community-building, conversation and collaboration on civic tech projects.
Each hack night features a presenter, and time for breakout groups to work on projects. Participants are welcome to start new projects, or work on ones that are already in motion.
Civic hacknight #155 with Youth Empowering Youth
Presenter: Young Leaders from “Youth Empowering Youth” (YEY)
Youth Justice Advocates In Training will present as Child Welfare survivors. They will discuss what their most urgent needs are and the type of assistance that may be helpful. The youth will be focusing on the challenges of their lived experiences and the type of assistance that would be helpful to alleviate the ongoing harm.