MISSION: The Youth Advisory Council’s mission is to engage in purposeful dialogue to address and educate other youth in the prevention of teen violence that affects our lives.

VISION: To arrive at respectful and healthy relationships that contribute to the overall enjoyment of life as a young person.

FVPS is excited to kick off the FIRST Youth Advisory Council. A total of 32 upper classmen from 13 local high schools have been accepted to participate.

PARTICIPATING HIGH SCHOOLS…

  • Alamo Heights
  • BASIS San Antonio
  • Louis D. Brandeis High School
  • Central Catholic
  • Clark High School
  • Earl Warren High School
  • Health Careers High School
  • The International School of the Americas
  • Keystone
  • Lady Bird Johnson High School
  • Lee High School
  • St. Mary’s Hall
  • William Taft High School

YOUTH ADVISORY COUNCIL WILL…

  • Gain an understanding of the role our community leaders play
  • Gain an understanding of the court system in domestic violence
  • Gain an understanding of law enforcement in domestic violence

MEETING MONTHS

  • March
  • May
  • June
  • July
  • August

COMMITTEES

  • Development
  • Communications
  • Research
  • Field Research
  • Resources
  • Public Policy

44 years providing safety and comprehensive, professional services to victims of domestic violence in Bexar County and surrounding areas.