WELCOME!

Nottingham University Hospitals (NUH) Youth Service supports young people aged 11-21 years, living with long-term health conditions. #InspireEnableAchieve

GET INVOLVED!

Our weekly Youth Club enables young people to come together for peer support and for personal & social development, whilst taking part in a wide-range of activities.

GET INVOLVED!

Our Group Work Sessions are based upon young people’s interests & needs and enable peer support & social development. Accreditation units can also be gained from taking part.

CAN YOU HELP?

Support from local organisations enable us to offer many opportunities for young people. If you can support us in any way at all, please get in touch.

FUNDING

All of our programme of activities is provided through charitable funding, sponsorship and grants.  Big thanks to everyone who supports us, especially Nottingham Hospitals Charity who are our main supporter.

TESTIMONIALS

There are many benefits to getting involved with the Youth Service.  We have lots of feedback from young people, staff, volunteers and families about the work that we do.

 

LATEST NEWS!

NUHYS visit the Houses of Parliament…

During Youth Work Week at the end of 2023, we were invited to represent Hospital Youth Work in Westminster.

Click on the link below to read more and watch the National Youth Agency Case study video…

 

NUH Youth Voice!

Our new Youth Forum meet on the last Thursday of the month from 5:30-7:30pm.

Want to make a difference to young people’s health and have your say?

See how you can get involved:

 

 

Get invovled in our weekly youth club & much more…

Stay up-to-date with everything we have got going on within the Youth Service. Our Events Pages will let you know what is happening & when…

Click here for further information

WELCOME TO THE NUH YOUTH SERVICE …

Our award-winning Youth Service supports young people aged 11-21 years, living with a wide range of long-term health
conditions.

The Youth Service will:

INSPIRE
Young people to reach their potential

ENABLE
Young people to have a voice

ACHIEVE
Support young people to ACHIEVE

NUH Youth Service is a fabulous but increasingly necessary addition to Children’s Services here at NUH.
Senior Respiratory Nurse
I am so grateful for the Youth Room. The staff are really friendly, caring and supportive. They always listen to me.
Young person aged 15
I have nothing but positive praise for the Youth Service. The staff are fantastic, motivated and supportive to both young people and parents.
Senior Renal Nurse
I was really bored in hospital until I was told about the Youth Room. You don’t have to stay in bed being miserable, it’s great!
Young person aged 14
I can’t speak enough good words about the Youth Service – I’m not sure where I would be without them!
Young person aged 18
I am proud to be part of a fantastic team who work well as a unit and make activities enjoyable for everyone.
Volunteer
Well done to all of you for recognising the needs of these young people and their families and developing a best practice initiative!
Consultant Paeditrician
I have met loads of new friends and done stuff I would never imagined I would. Having a chronic condition does not have to hold you back!
Young person aged 16
Thank you for inviting me on the residential. It was the best trip that I have been on! I met lots of new friends and it helped my confidence.
Young person aged 13
The Youth Work course has been fantastic! I have learnt about new theories and skills to give me more confidence when working with young people.
Volunteer

What is the

ASPIRE PROGRAMME?

…it’s for young people aged 11-19 years, living with long-term health conditions. It is designed to help you meet other young people, manage your health condition and develop life skills.

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