North Central Youth Leadership Academy

The North Central Community Action Team (NCCAT) and the Leominster Community Action Team (LCAT) is recruiting young leaders ages 16-20 to participate in the 2021 North Central Youth Leadership Academy. The group will be able to share their voice around substance use prevention, engage in programming, and create a social media marketing campaign to decrease youth substance use across the region.


This is a PAID opportunity at $15/ hour starting April 21st and ending June 30th. The group will meet weekly virtually on Wednesday evenings from 6-7PM. The leadership academy will include topics on the following:

  • Storytelling for Change
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Advocacy and Civic Engagement
  • Social Justice, Diversity, and Inclusion
  • Leadership
  • Community Organizing
  • Substance Use Disorder and Trends in Youth Substance Use
  • Project Planning
  • Finding Your Creative Voice
  • and More!!