YAB Youth Action Board

Youth Action Board

The Youth Action Board (YAB) offers a safe space in which youth can collaborate with the agency to improve services,

identify gaps in services, advocate for youth needs, and gain new connections.

The YAB is youth-oriented, youth-led and strives to empower youth to garner leadership skills. Have your voice be heard by joining the YAB!

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Current Opportunities

You can join the YAB anytime! The Youth Action Board welcomes you to engage with other youth and get involved in roles pertaining to advocacy around the services youth receive. The mission of the YAB is to empower youth voices and encourage participation by providing an affirming space to work together to end homelessness in San Diego.

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The YAB meets monthly, you can contact YAB@sdyouthservices.org for information on the next meeting. Meetings are one hour long with food provided.


  • Have your voice heard
  • Gain leadership skills
  • Play a role in shaping agency services
  • Share your expertise
  • Engage and interact with other youth
  • Receive a $25 gift card for each meeting you attend


Currently receiving services from an SDYS program.


Nicole Chung
Youth & Cultural Specialist