Dylan Cohen

Dylan Cohen

Dylan is a community organizer and change maker from the Red River Métis, based on unceded Coast Salish territories in Vancouver, BC. Dylan’s background in social justice work started at the University of Winnipeg in grassroots campaigning about his frustrating experiences in child welfare. Through mentors, training, and learning as I go, Dylan launched a youth driven campaign and used creative actions, lobbying, and community organizing to impact public policy. He now leads Fostering Change with the support of dozens of young people from the system. Dylan’s an experienced facilitator and public speaker and works with youth initiatives across the country, challenging systems of oppression and building capacity with youth leaders every day. Follow Dylan on social media @dylscoh.