MMAYC

Mi’kmaq Maliseet Atlantic Youth Council (MMAYC)

The Mi’kmaq Maliseet Atlantic Youth Council (MMAYC) is a two-year term leadership opportunity for ten elected youth. MMAYC’s vision is for Atlantic First Nations youth to achieve their potential and thrive socially, emotionally, mentally, physically, and spiritually. Its mission is to create a voice for the youth. To this end, MMAYC’s purpose is to support its vision and to provide respected counsel to community leaders, government, and Assembly of First Nations (AFN) by relaying information about the issues facing youth and advocating on their behalf to strengthen and advance the goals of youth, to, in turn, result in greater self-identity and independence through strategies that balance traditional values and modern practices. APC provides secretariat support to MMAYC.

 

District Representative
Gespeg’awagi

Rosalie Labillois
Co-Chair & AFN Co-Chair

Piktuk/ Sipekne’katik

Billie Julian
Co-Chair

Unama’ki

Kashya Young
AFN Rep, NS/NL

Kespukwitk Vacant
Abegweit Brett Bernard
Mi’gma’gi

Trevor Augustine
AFN Rep, NB/PE

Signitg Vacant
Wolastoqiyik Gage Perley
Sitansisk Katelyn Nash
Miawpukek/Taqmkuk Vacant

 

Portfolio Members
Culture and Language Rosalie Labillois and Gage Perley
Education Trevor Augustine; Brett Bernard; and, Rosalie Labillois
Treaties Billie Julian and Rosalie Labillois
Land and Resources Billie Julian and Rosalie Labillois
Environment and Fisheries Billie Julian and Rosalie Labillois
Economic and Social Development Trevor Augustine and Billie Julian
Health Katelyn Nash and Gage Perley
Mental Wellness Brett Bernard; Rosalie Labillois; Katelyn Nash; and Gage Perley
Child Welfare
Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls Katelyn Nash
Housing and Infrastructure

Office

153 Willowdale Drive
Dartmouth, NS
B2V 0A5
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General Inquiries

Toll Free: 1 877 667-4007
Phone: 1 902 435-8021
Fax: 1 902 435-8027