September 2020 09
Why Youth Health?
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Want to hear more about Youth Health postgraduate study at the University of Auckland? Join a webinar Wednesday 16th September 4.30-5pm. Whether you are clinical or non-clinical; working in school health or other parts of…

May 2020 18
COVID-19 survey from Youthline NZ
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From April 11th - 24th Youthline ran a survey about COVID-19. The results have now been gathered and show, 975 young people and families reporting on how they are doing and what would be helpful…

May 2020 08
Covid-19 coronavirus: Confusion causing complications for STD sufferers
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People with sexually transmitted infections are delaying seeking help, which is leading to serious complications in some cases. According to sexual health providers, confusion about which services are open, fear of contracting Covid-19 or lack…

May 2020 04
‘Young people’s mental health affected by COVID-19 and lockdown’
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Many young people are dealing with feelings of fear, anxiety and grief during COVID-19, according to a study released today by Youthline. The survey which compared attitudes towards COVID-19 during the Lockdown period among Kiwis…

April 2020 20
COVID-19 communication resources for Oranga Tamariki
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These COVID-19 resources have been created in partnership between the Talking Trouble team (speech-language therapists and artist) and Oranga Tamariki staff. They are designed to provide clear information for young people about what COVID-19 iswhat they need…

April 2019 09
Survey of healthcare professionals for Adolescent and Young Adult (AYA) Cancer Network Aotearoa
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To Primary Healthcare Professionals, the Adolescent and Young Adult (AYA) Cancer Network Aotearoa is conducting a survey of primary healthcare providers on AYA cancer awareness and early identification. The findings from this survey will help the AYA Network to tailor our…

March 2019 27
Guidelines for Gender Affirming Healthcare for Gender Diverse and Transgender Children, Young People and Adults
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Internationally and within New Zealand there has been a substantial increase in the demand for gender affirming healthcare over the past decade. The Youth’12 secondary school survey, estimated that approximately 1.2% of adolescents in New Zealand…

December 2018 05
Te Uepū Hāpai Te Ora Advisory Group – Safe and Effective Justice
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Tēnā koe  Thank you for recently meeting with Te Uepū and being part of the public conversation on justice reform. I am following up on the recent engagement between your organisation and Te Uepū. I…

December 2018 04
Child & Youth Well-being Strategy Consultations
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Tēnā koe. Thank you for attending the Health Sector Engagement with the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet regarding the development of New Zealand’s first Child and Youth Well-being Strategy across the country. In preparation…

December 2018 03
Mental Health & Addictions Inquiry – SYHPANZ meeting
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On behalf of the panel of the Government Inquiry into Mental Health and Addiction, thanks so much for meeting our panel members and your insights on issues for youth. After receiving around 5,500 submissions, and holding about…