About Us

Vision Statement

"To facilitate the development of confident, proud, self-reliant and creative individuals through involvement in productive activity that contributes to personal, community and national development".

Definition of Youth

Youth is defined as young people between the ages of fifteen (15) and twenty-nine (29).

The Mandate

  • Barbados YouthADVANCE Corps (BYAC)
  • Youth Development Programme (YDP)
  • Youth Entrepreneurship Scheme (YES)
  • Next Steps Training Initiative (NSTI)
  • Pathways
  • The National Summer Camps Programme