Young adults and transition
Young adults have different needs from younger young people and will often need to navigate services for adults. We have developed resources with young adults to highlight how services can meet their particular needs.
Access to secondary care
Report looking at ways of improving access to secondary outpatient care around the age of transfer between paediatric and adult services.
Transition from children’s to adult services data
Data on transitions from children’s to adult services
Services for 16-25 year olds
AYPH article on getting health services right for 16-25 year olds.
Developmentally appropriate care
Practical suggestions to help tailor services to young people’s needs as they develop.
NCEPOD ( The National Confidential Inquiry into Patient Outcome and Death) released a report last week into transition with five recommendations. Sadly, the main message is that despite Royal...
In this blog post, AYPH’s youth intern Angela Baird describes the process of transitioning between child and adult health services. She discusses the impact that negative transitions can have for...
Are there problems for young people accessing secondary care if they are close to the age cut-offs for different services? Lizzie Wortley shares AYPH’s new report on the issue. Sometimes we are so...
Jose Vinaixa Kinnear was a Policy and Communications Intern with AYPH in the autumn of 2021, helping with the final stages of publication and dissemination of the next edition of ‘Key Data on Young...