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/

 

Monday
Jan112016

Let's Stop Bullying for All: Advice from Disabled Young People

This short film from the Anti-Bullying Alliance was created for disabled young people about bullying. It includes messages that disabled young people think are important.

Monday
Jan112016

Know Your Rights - Support for Young Carers

Carers Trust has published this guide for young carers and young adult carers explaining their rights to assessment and support with their caring role. It aims to encourage those caring for a sick or disabled family member or friend to take matters into their own hands to ensure they receive the right assessment and support from their local authority.

Monday
Jan112016

Young Person's Guide to Personal Budgets

This e-resource is written for young people with a life-limiting or life-threatening condition who may be considering a personal budget. The easy to use guide aims to help young people decide if a personal budget is right for them.