Here are some of the recent resources that AYPH has produced. They include toolkits to support practice, data and information, results of participation with young people, briefings and other resources.  You’re welcome to download and use or circulate them, but please give us a credit.



Developmentally appropriate healthcare toolkit (November 2017)

School Nurse Toolkit – Improving young people’s health literacy (November 2016)

A public health approach to promoting young people’s resilience (March 2016)

GP Champions Toolkit for Primary Care (November 2015)



 Data and infographics 

Key Data on Young People 2017

Health protection and immunisations for young people (March 2018)

Key Data on Young People 2017 (Oct 2017)

Key Data on Young People 2017: Recommendations for Action (Oct 2017)

Key Data on Young People 2017 Power Point Slide Set (Oct 2017)

Ten reasons to invest in young people’s health (April 2017)

Ten reasons to invest in young people’s health – references (April 2017)

What young people in Hackney want from health services (Infographic January 2015)

Which young people need extra help to reach good health? (Infographic, July 2016)




Participation and engagement

Peer support square

AYPH participation statement (Nov 2017)

The Young People’s Acute Care Flow Chart (Oct 2017)

Young peoples experiences of acute care (Film, Oct 2017)

The Be Healthy Curriculum – facilitator resource (August 2017)

A guide for young people supporting each other – peer support resource  (March 2016)

How to improve services for young people in London – the Prescription Pad (July 2015)

Be Healthy – resources developed by young people affected by CSE

Our Voices podcast (below) – Lindsay Starbuck, AYPH’s Youth Participation Coordinator talks about using popular education techniques with young people affected by sexual violence (August 2017)

Briefings, blogs and other resources

Childhood obesity: a bolder new plan but still lacking in ambition (guest blog by AYPH’s Dr Rakhee Shah on the Nuffield Trust website, July 2018)

Young people’s health focus week (March 2018)

Why do we need to make health promotion for young people a priority?  (Blog, November 2017)

An overview of research on key issues in student health (April 2017)

Young people’s health – where are we up to? (March 2017)

The connections between young people’s mental health and sport participation: scoping the evidence  (Nov 2016)

‘There for you’: The role of parents in supporting young people with mental health problems: Results of a survey (Nov 2016)

Pharmacy for young people with longterm conditions (June 2016)

Tips for a ‘YP friendly’ GP practice (November 2015)

Screencast for professionals working with young people with type 1 diabetes (May 2016)

Young people and parents’ views on NHS digital strategy  (May 2016)

Evaluation of Youth Access ‘Right 2 Be Safe’ Project, final report (April 2015)

Promoting young people’s health literacy and understanding their help-seeking behaviour (March 2015)

Evaluation of the Be Healthy Project, final report (April 2013)

Young People, Mental Health and Sport (Blog, 2016)

Social determinants of young people’s health  (2013)


Published articles and book chapters 


Articles and reports published by AYPH staff (in bold):

Research Updates

You can also download summaries of our Research Updates on these adolescent health issues:

Longterm Conditions
Mental health
New technology
Sexual health
Substance use


Presentations and talks

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