Welcome to our young people's page. Here you will find useful, fun and educational sites designed especially for young people.
A very comprehensive site dealing with a huge range of issues in young people's health.
This is a website about young people’s real life experiences of health and lifestyle.
Band-Aides and Blackboards
This site aims to help people understand what it's like growing up with medical problems from the perspective of the children and teens who are doing just that.
Specifically designed for young people who have cancer, have a family member with cancer, or family member who has died from cancer. It provides information and support through stories, blogs and forums.
Website for kids and teens with Type 1 Diabetes
Novita Children's Services
A site about and for kids with physical disabilities. Lots of things to do, places to go, things to learn about!
headspace is the National Youth Mental Health Foundation. They help young people who are going through a tough time.
This website is for youth with developmental disabilities ages 14-25 years, family caregivers, service coordinators, and health care providers. Materials on the site teach skills and provide tools for care coordination, keeping a health summary, and setting priorities during the transition process. The site features video vignettes that demonstrate health transition skills and interactive tools that foster self determination and collaboration.
ReachOut.com is a web-based service that inspires young people to help themselves through tough times, and find ways to boost their own mental health and wellbeing. Our aim is to improve young people’s mental health and wellbeing by building skills and providing information, support and referrals in ways we know work for young people.
A gateway to youth information, programmes, services, resources and entertainment for young people between the ages of 12 and 25.
Bullying. No Way!
Developed and managed by all Australian education authorities
for use by Australia's Government, Catholic and Independent school communities.
What Rights? - UN Convention on the Rights of the Child
www.unicef.org/magic/briefing/uncorc.html - factsheet
www.unicef.org/photoessays/30048.html - photo essay I
www.unicef.org/photoessays/30556.html - photo essay II
Child's View - Do you see my world?
www.unicef.org/photoessays/52529.html - photo essay
In September 2009, 30 Bangladeshi adolescents in rural communities joined a Government- and UNICEF-supported photography workshop, part of global tributes to the 20th anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child.
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