Young People

Diabetes in Your Teens

This section is for teenagers with lots of information and support all about Type 1 diabetes. If you or someone you know has diabetes, you may find this useful.

Diabetes UK: Guide to Type 1 Diabetes in your teens

JNR8 Youth and Community Centre

One-to-one support and mentoring, cooking workshops for healthy eating and other youth projects for people aged 11–18 years. Support for whatever issues you may have, including relationships, homelessness, drugs and alcohol and behaviour.

Website: www.wryoa.co.uk

FRESH - Sexual Health and Contraception

FRESH is a city-wide sexual health and contraception services with dedicated clinics for under 25s.

Website: www.fresh4manchester.nhs.uk

When a Parent has Cancer

Riprap is a site is developed especially for teenagers who have a parent with cancer. In riprap, you can learn more about cancer and its treatment and through real stories you can read the experiences of other young people and share your own story.

Website: www.riprap.org.uk