Info for Young People

Some useful facts about seeing your GP 

  •  You have the same right to confidentiality as adults.  Your GP would only break confidentiality if you or someone else may be at risk of serious harm or abuse.  We would always try to talk you through this before we take any action.  
  • Your GP cannot share information with anyone outside of the NHS without your permission
  • This link may help you get the best out of your appointment with a GP www.docready.or


Useful Websites

Young people share their experiences of physical and mental illness

Young Minds - support and information on mental health - Helping you to help friends who may be struggling


Information on local youth services 

Local Sexual Health services

Sheffield Young Carers

The Corner - Young people's drug and alcohol service 0114 2752051 or Email 

Sheffield Interchange - - counselling service.  Your GP/school/college can refer you for support with your mental health 

Sheffield charity providing support for young people who are lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender (LGBT) or who are affected by HIV


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