YOUTH LEADERSHIP FORUM FOR STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES (YLF)
The California Youth Leadership Forum for Students with Disabilities (YLF) is recruiting student delegates for YLF 2024!
What is YLF? Six-day residential program that helps delegates become advocates and leaders in their communities by developing pride in their disability, confidence in their skills, and knowledge of how to discover resources for college, careers, and independent living.
When is YLF? July 14-20, 2024, in-person at California State University, Sacramento
Who is YLF For? Students who are Sophomores, Juniors, or Seniors during the 2023-2024 School year, have any type of disability, and exhibit leadership potential.
Cost: Free! All expenses are free for the selected delegates to attend.
How to Apply: Complete an online application - YLF 2024 Online Application
Deadline to Apply: Friday, December 1, 2023
Watch our promotional video featuring an original rap written and performed by a YLF 2023 alumni: California YLF Promotional Video
Hear from past delegates about how YLF changed their lives: California YLF Delegate Testimonials
Additional information can be found at https://www.dor.ca.gov/Home/YLF. Please share with your networks for distribution as well as to all eligible students.
For additional questions, please send an email to YLF@dor.ca.gov or call the California Committee on Employment of People with Disabilities office at 855-894-3436.