Thursday
Mar312016

The UK’s largest support service for under 25s launches as 'The Mix'

YouthNet and Get Connected have merged to become The Mix. The new youth organisation will offer a range of support services with a focus on mental wellbeing and creating opportunities through volunteering. Click on the link below to find out more.

Wednesday
Mar302016

A teen's guide to Autism

Wednesday
Mar302016

Autism in education

Watch this really interesting video by 17 year old Lauren Smith, who was disagnosed with Autism in 2012. The video is based on her personal experiences of school and aims to give people an insight into the challenges that young people with Autism, face in education.

 

 

Monday
Feb012016

New gap year website launched

Taking a gap year is an option that many young people choose after finishing school. A brand new website has just been launched for disabled young people thinking about taking a year out. It offers advice, case studies and information on where to get started on planning a year away. Take a look here.

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Monday
Feb012016

New IASS Network CYP website 

The IASS Network have launced their  new CYP website – http://cyp.iassnetwork.org.uk/.

 All about Information,Advice and Support Services

 

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And - their colleagues working on health have also developed a website aimed at CYP -http://www.getyourrights.org/