Teen years are a time of great changes and life can be challenging for families with teens. Here is a selection of links to further information about a variety of issues that may be affecting your family and teens. Click here for information for your teens.
Gender Dysphoria– this is not a psychiatric disorder but can lead to feelings of anxiety, depression and self harming
CAMHS find out more about the Child and Adolescent Mental Health service
The Hub – safe, confidential, one-to-one support for young people
The Sunflower Project Bereavement support for young people
Drugs, Alcohol and Smoking
Weight Are you a healthy weight? Check your BMI here, advice for losing weight and for those who are under weight
Where can I get more information and support locally?
SHARE Nurses Sex and Relationship Education in Guernsey
School Nurses Guernsey school nursing service for 4-18 year olds. Information on immunisations and HPV.
Action for Children General counselling and support for 16-25 year olds not involved with other agencies
Child Protection – details of who to contact locally if you are worried about the welfare of a child or teen
Safer – offer help and support if you are in an abusive relationship or are experiencing domestic violence
More useful links from the Youth Commission
Health Connections Directory of local services