There will be TWO dedicated WhatsApp groups exclusively for group leaders and assistants of groups travelling with the Mission Jeunesse MTL delegation. These will serve as a communication hub to keep you informed, connected, and empowered throughout the event.

Also, in our collective mission of evangelization and sharing the faith, we aim to strengthen our presence on social media by tagging the social media accounts of your groups in our Mission Jeunesse MTL and WYD CANADA posts.



Stay Informed: By joining the WHATSAPP BROADCAST – WYD MTL DELGATION group, you will receive timely updates directly to your WhatsApp inbox. We’ll keep you informed about crucial information, schedule changes, event highlights, and any other updates relevant to group leaders during WYD 2023.  

Efficient Communication: This broadcast group sends you the information you need in a streamlined manner, without the need for lengthy group discussions.  

Focus on Leadership: With this broadcast group, you can focus on your role as a group leader, leading your group through the exciting journey of WYD 2023. The updates you receive will empower you to make informed decisions and provide the best experience for your group members, while helping you stay organized, prepared, and ready to guide your group members effectively. 



Networking Opportunities: This WHATSAPP group will serve as a platform for group leaders to connect and network with one another. Share your experiences, exchange tips and strategies, and foster a supportive community of leaders who are all passionate about creating a meaningful WYD experience for their groups.  

Assistance and Guidance: Should you require any assistance or have questions during WYD 2023, the WhatsApp group will provide a direct line to our support team. We are here to help and ensure that your role as a group leader goes as smoothly as possible. Just tag one of our WYD COORDINATION team members in your message and we will respond as soon as we can! Please note that this communication platform is NOT intended for emergencies. In case of an emergency, please contact the emergency number in Portugal or reach out to the Canadian Embassy for immediate assistance. 

Collaboration and Resources: Take advantage of the group to collaborate with other leaders, share resources, and exchange ideas for engaging activities, or spiritual reflections during WYD. Together, we can enhance the experience for our respective groups and make WYD 2023 truly special.  

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We kindly request that you provide us with the social media information of your respective groups. By sharing relevant accounts such as Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, or any other active channels you use, we will be able to tag and mention your groups in our social media posts. This collaboration will enhance our collective impact in spreading the message of the Gospel. We are excited to highlight your groups and share the journey together. 

We’re thrilled to have you on board and can’t wait to connect with you through the two dedicated WHATSAPP groups and social media. Thank you for your dedication and commitment to creating a memorable and impactful WYD experience for young people. We look forward to embarking on this incredible journey together!