National network of young people which promotes youth rights as laid out in the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child.
Child Health Rights – What do you Know: Young parents speak out?
https://vimeo.com/126386968 The Young Parents Speak Out DVD was made with young parents in Tayside. It gives information to young parents on how to access healthcare for their children and shows them talking about their experiences both positive and ne Read more…
Children and Young People’s Healthcare Rights Pack
Pack for those working with children and young people primary 1 to secondary 6 to help them understand their healthcare rights and responsibilities. Includes animation DVD. Cost £40. Children and Young People’s Healthcare Rights (2 MB)
Children’s Health Scotland
This provides information about what we do and what support, advice and information we can give to those caring for children and young people at times of illness. CHS_General_leaflet (162 KB)
Citizen’s Advice Scotland
Dental Care for Children and Young People
Every child has the right to the best possible health. This guide is focused on helping you and your child prepare for dental treatment. Remember, we are here to help. CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD the Dental Care guide for children and Young People.
EACH – European Association for Children in Hospital – is an international umbrella organisation open to European non-governmental, non-profit associations involved in the welfare of children in hospital and other healthcare services. In 1988 EACH memb Read more…
This A3 poster illustrates the ten rights of children in hospital and should be read in conjunction with the EACH Charter. View the EACH Poster (338 kB)
European Association for Children in Hospital Charter (EACH)
A5 booklet of the EACH Charter and Annotations. EACH Charter (8 MB)
HospiChill helps to prepare you for going into hospital. The APP has Tips and Tools to help you relax and loads of helpful exercises you can watch and listen to to keep you feeling calm
Scottish Commissioner for Children and Young People
SCCYP promotes and safeguards the rights of children and young people living in Scotland.
Supporting disabled children, young people and their families: guidance
Scottish Government guidance to help improve the experiences of disabled children, young people, and their families.
Toolkits on Participation of Children and Young People
Guide to Engagement with Families, Participation in Practice – a practical toolkit guide to assist professionals and others to engage with users (parents, carers, children and young people). Participation Toolkit (3 MB) Guide to Engagement with Familie Read more…
Young People’s EACH Charter
An A7 pocket-sized booklet containing a young person’s version of the 10 healthcare rights of children and young people. CLICK HERE to download the Young People’s EACH Charter(578 kB)
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