Covid-19 and lockdown have had a significant effect on young people’s lives. The impacts have been greatest on young people who were already experiencing health inequalities. These resources look at the data and highlight what young people think is important to learn from this experience.

Rights during lockdown

coping with trauma A rights-based survivor led approach to coping with lockdown.

Impact of Covid-19 on young people

UK employment level by age chartBriefing published in February 2021 summarising themes from data and research.

What challenges have young people who face inequalities experienced during the Covid-19 lockdown?

Girl with mobile by Tansy TrivettYPHP asked young people from LGBTQ+, Gypsy, Traveller and Roma and young carer communities about their experiences of COVID-19 and lockdown, how this has affected their health and how they accessed support.