We are all aware of the rise of COVID-19 infections in the UK and the impact that will have on families, friends, the way we live our lives and on the groups we support. As things progress, we will keep you posted on any specific updates that are relevant for the youth sector and young people.
We will also be trying to assess the impact of C-19 on both the youth sector and the young people we all support. Here is what is happening:
Young people’s feedback – we are gathering feedback from young people and using this to help inform the NHS and other partners so that they can understand emerging issues with young people and design responses accordingly – this is being collated and analysed and the current link is here.
Partnership for Young and Good Thinking - listening project. Partnership for Young London, Tik Tok and Healthy London Partnership have been collaborating on a project to run a bi-weekly listening project with young people aged 14-24 in and around London to better understand their experience of Covid-19.The young people are part of the Digital Health Ambassador programme set up jointly by Healthy London Partnership and Partnership for Young London. This report is part of an ongoing research programme into how young people are getting on during lockdown and will help to shape content and responses to Covid-19. Click here to download the full report.