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Summer 2018 TAA Youth Ambassador Applications

Published: April 30th, 2018

Category: feature

Wow! Look again!!!!  We can’t believe it.  YES! It is really happening.

The TAA is hosting a SECOND round of  Youth Ambassador applications and training.
The Tourette Association will host Round a second 2018 Youth Ambassador Training from July 13-14, 2018.  This is a program in which the Tourette Association finds youth that are interested in becoming ambassadors for the Tourette Community. Youth Ambassadors support their community by advocating for their peers at school, sporting events, social events and after school programs.
The Tourette Association seeks at least one teen & parent/guardian team from each Tourette Association Chapter or Affiliated Support Group (or at least one team per state not served by a Tourette Association Chapter/Affiliated Support Group) to attend the upcoming training.

If chosen as a Youth Ambassador, a youth will have an opportunity to discuss Tourette syndrome and Tic Disorders in Congress during their training dates during their “Trip to the Hill.” This program not only serves to as an opportunity to advocate for your community, but also a great way to learn skills for leadership.

 
Training Dates: July 13-14, 2018
Where: Grand Hyatt San Antonio, San Antonio, TX
Who: Teen (Youth Ambassador) and their parent/adult guardian (ages 12-17)
Youth Ambassador Program Information: Youth Ambassador Program
Youth Ambassador Application: Youth Ambassador Application
Deadline Date: Due to Natalie-Joseph Pauline (natalie.pauline@tourette.org) by  Friday, June 1, 2018

Follow up with your Center of Excellence for more information.

Tourette Association Youth Ambassador