Elections in Wales are happening soon! For the first time, 16 year olds in Wales will be able to vote in the Welsh Parliament election. Now is the chance to ask politicians the questions that matter to you.
We are running an online Welsh Elections & You event for deaf young people all about the elections.
We’ve invited Members of the Senedd from Labour, the Conservatives, Plaid Cymru and the Liberal Democrats to answer your questions.
This gives you the perfect opportunity to tell politicians what you want to see from them in the future and to ask them what they will do for you.
This is a unique event that will offer an exciting debate on the future of Wales and you. Find out more about the elections here!
Who can take part?
You can register for our event if you:
- Are deaf
- Are 16 – 25 years old
- Live in Wales
You will also need to have access to a computer, smartphone or tablet, and an internet connection.
When is the event?
The event will take place on Thursday 15 April from 7pm – 8pm .
You can write any questions you want to ask the politicians on the sign up form.
Where is the event taking place?
The event will take place on Zoom. Once your place is confirmed, we will send all the information you need to join.
Although your camera will be off during the session, you can still get involved, ask questions and share your own experiences through the chat box. One of the team will be on hand to answer questions. This will be moderated.
How do I sign up?
You can sign up for the event now.
Only people who have registered can attend.
Closed captioning and British Sign Language interpretation will be available for all of our online events.
We anticipate the event will be held in English. If you have Welsh language requirements please indicate this in the communications support box on the sign up form.
Got questions or want more information?
Find out more about the Welsh Senedd, the elections and the politicians who are attending the event here!
If you have any questions or would like to find out more then please email firstname.lastname@example.org.