Commission on Excellence and Innovation in Health

Apply to join the Youth Advisory Group (YAG)

23 May 2024

The Youth Advi­so­ry Group (YAG) is a joint ini­tia­tive of the CEIH and the Ado­les­cent Tran­si­tion Care Statewide Clin­i­cal Net­work (SCN) to help us under­stand the voice and health­care expe­ri­ences of young South Aus­tralians, to dri­ve change and improve their health­care outcomes.

The group pro­vides rep­re­sen­ta­tion on the Ado­les­cent Tran­si­tion Care Statewide Clin­i­cal Net­work as well as col­lab­o­rates with the oth­er Statewide Clin­i­cal Net­works.

The YAG is for young peo­ple between the age of 12 — 25 years, who reg­u­lar­ly engage with health­care services.

Why apply

You will have the oppor­tu­ni­ty to: 

  • Con­tribute to projects and ini­tia­tives that improve the expe­ri­ences of future young people 
  • Learn about advo­ca­cy and lived experience/​consumer engage­ment, build­ing your skills so you can col­lab­o­rate and par­tic­i­pate in future engage­ment and advo­ca­cy opportunities 
  • Work with the CEIH and Ado­les­cent Tran­si­tion Care Statewide Clin­i­cal Net­work team, hear­ing about the lat­est projects and ini­tia­tives and build­ing your gen­er­al knowl­edge of the South Aus­tralian health system 
  • Build rela­tion­ships, net­work and devel­op your com­mu­ni­ca­tion, pre­sen­ta­tion and prob­lem-solv­ing skills

How to apply

Please ensure you have reviewed the fol­low­ing infor­ma­tion, before sub­mit­ting your appli­ca­tion by fill­ing in the form below:

Appli­ca­tions close 8 July 2024.

Appli­ca­tion form

Have a question?

If you would like to know more about the YAG or are inter­est­ed in join­ing, please con­tact us on CEIH.​AdolescentTransition@​sa.​gov.​au.