When will children and young people receive the Covid-19 vaccination?

Covid Vaccination for Children and Young People

For the vast majority of children and young people Covid-19 vaccination is not recommended at the moment due to the low level of risk facing young people.  Currently those aged 16 and above who are clinically extremely vulnerable… Read More

Young people and Covid-19: where are we up to?

Image of young woman in a yoga pose in the sunshine

Recognising the tyranny of the mean, worrying about the exacerbation of health inequalities, and watching out for the slow-burn effects:  what we learned from summarising the evidence on the impact of Covid-19 on young people.  AYPH’s Research Lead,… Read More

The Impact of COVID on Young People

In November AYPH held a webinar exploring what the evidence is telling us about how the pandemic and lockdown are affecting young people. The webinar looked at the challenges the virus poses for young people, the impact of… Read More

“Digital by default” or digital divide? Virtual healthcare consultations with young people 10 – 25 years

Although the move to more digital consultations may have some positive outcomes for young people’s health, it may also create some issues.  Digital medical consultations may not suit all.  We need to ensure that provision is driven by… Read More

Psychosocial groups for young survivors of sexual abuse: worth the risk?

by Jeremy Sachs & Lindsay Starbuck Quotes used throughout this blog are from young people who participated in AYPH’s Be Healthy project.  A key distinction in a child or young person’s experience of a sexual trauma as opposed to a… Read More

A better way to help young people with co-occuring conditions

Addaction is kicking off the Young People’s Health Partnership focus week with a focus on mental health and substance use.  At Addaction, our job is to make sure young people get the support they need – whether it’s… Read More

What is Young People’s Health Focus Week? Dr Ann Hagell – AYPH

Next week is Young People’s Health Focus Week. Why do we need a focus week for this? Although the years from 10-24 are amongst the healthiest in our lives, what happens during this time lays down the foundation… Read More

AYPH – Association for Young People’s Health


AYPH – Association for Young People’s Health


AYPH – Association for Young People’s Health