National Catholic Youth Conference

November 16-18, 2017

Uniquely inspiring, NCYC ignites the faith of Catholic teens and young adults in the single largest gathering of Catholic youth in the country. You will experience inspirational speakers, musicians and prayer experiences in a distinctly Catholic setting. Sponsored by the National Federation for Catholic Youth Ministry (NFCYM), this three-day (plus travel) celebration is open to Catholic teenagers in grades 9-12, young adults age 18-25, and adult chaperones for youth.

NCYC 2017 – Handbook


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NFCYM accepts and processes registrations by delegation. NCYC is not designed for individual participation; individuals must attend as part of a delegation. Youth must be chaperoned and chaperones must be in compliance with their diocese’s safe environment/youth protection policies.

Youth and adult participants who want to register with the Diocese of Helena (DOH) delegation must register online through or with approval of a parish youth ministry coordinator and/or pastor before August 1, 2017. You may not register as an individual.

There are two parts to registration:

Online Registration with Diocese of Helena
(Due August 1, 2017 with $300 non-refundable deposit)

Click here for the registration form
(You must have the approval of your local pastor and/or youth ministry coordinator in order to register.)

Youth ministry coordinator and/or pastor must submit online registration with $300 non-refundable deposit per person by August 1, 2017.

Paper Registration Packet and Notarized NCYC Forms (Due September 1, 2017)

After online registration with the Diocese, you will be sent a packet of forms that require notarization. The notarized forms and the second $300 non-refundable deposit must be submitted to the Diocese by Sept. 1, 2017.