PLEASE NOTE THAT DUE TO COVID-19 (CORONAVIRUS) THERE HAVE BEEN CHANGES TO SOME THRIVING KIRKLEES SERVICES IN LINE WITH NATIONAL GUIDANCE
FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE VISIT THE LOCALA WEBSITE
Whether you are a young person, or the parent of a young person in their teenage years, the 0-19 team are here to offer you advice, support and information to help you and your family be as healthy as possible. We offer all young people the following:
You don’t need to contact us to arrange the vaccinations, we will write to you to let you know when they are happening. They will be done in school during normal school hours. If you, or your child, do not attend a school setting you can still have all these services, just contact us on 0300 304 5555.
How can we help?
We realise being a teenager can be tough and want to help you in any way we can, for example:
For help on any of these issues there are also two ways to contact us – via the “Request Support” button below or on 0300 304 5555.
Please note: Professional colleagues should use the “Request Support” button below to make a referral on behalf of a young person or family/carers.
A range of FREE online courses are available for parents and carers of teenagers . These include a course on Understanding Your Teenager’s Brain. This will help you find out what happens to the brain as a child hits adolescence. See how this explains some of the changes in their behaviour that you’ve noticed. For details visit the TKparents page.
Brunswick Centre – The Centre’s yOUTh Service is funded by the National Lottery Community Fund and works across all of Kirklees, providing support to LGBT young people aged 11-24, their parents and carers