Benefits of Youth Engagement for Young People

This infographic was created by the Ontario Centre of Excellence for Child and Youth Mental Health as part of their Youth Engagement Toolkit.

HERE'S HOW THE AUTHORS DESCRIBE THIS INFOGRAPHIC:
Young people will benefit from youth engagement because it:

  • Increases self-esteem
  • Builds new relationships
  • Reduces depressive symptoms
  • Decreases risk of suicide

Centre of Excellence for Child and Youth Mental Health. (2016). Youth Engagement Toolkit: Benefits to Young People. Retrieved from: http://www.yetoolkit.ca/content/benefits-youth 

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