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Resources By Issue - Youth Engagement

Many tough public issues - from crime to racial tension to substance abuse - directly involve and affect young people. But too often youth are absent from discussions on these issues.

Dialogue to Change programs help people build the trusting relationships necessary for long-term change. People from diverse backgrounds and experiences develop trust, understand each others' experiences, and work together on solutions.

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Our intergenerational equity framework provides a definition and five principles needed for building intergenerational equity in your community work.
Hands on guide for youth and adults, who are dedicated to finding ways for all kinds of people to engage in dialogue and problem solving on critical social and political issues.
Most of our public problems - from crime to racial tensions to substance abuse - directly involve and affect young people. Yet there is little chance in most communities for adults and young people...
"When the Mask Comes Off" is a video documentary featuring young people discussing their experiences of living with mental illness. The video features stories of struggle on their journey from...
"When the Mask Comes Off" is a video documentary featuring young people discussing their experiences of living with mental illness. The video features stories of struggle on their journey from...
Cuándo se quita la máscara es un video de 17 minutos y una guía para discusiones escolares sobre los jóvenes y la salud mental. Este recurso es diseñado para empezar y dirigir la discusión en una...
Connecticut Civic Ambassadors are everyday people who care about and engage others in their communities by creating opportunities for civic participation that strengthens our state’s "civic health."

Dialogue to Change

Our ultimate goal is to create positive community change that includes everyone, and our tools, advice, and resources foster that kind of change. Whether you’re grappling with a divisive community issue, or simply want to include residents’ voices in city government, Everyday Democracy's Dialogue to Change process, using a racial equity lens, can help.