Youth Council meets with Young Healthwatch

Youth Council welcomes with David Laming and Maggie Cane from Healthwatch

Youth Council meets with Young Healthwatch

We met with David Laming and Maggie Cane from Healthwatch, and they spoke to us about the revamped Youth Healthwatch programme that is underway. The programme focuses on mental and sexual health and family relationships for young people in Medway aged 16-24. They are based at Kingsley House in Gillingham.

The idea of the programme is that young people within the age range can contact Young Healthwatch and ask for help with their particular situation. If they can’t provide help, they can signpost to other organisations that can help. Surveys have been completed at MidKent College and David Laming has visited Rainham Mark Grammar School (RMGS) to give them a talk and ask them about the problems that the programme focuses on. He received positive feedback.

Jasmine Ee, Our Partnerships Director said “We hope to support this programme as it grows in the next year or so. We can help to promote it in our schools and by handing out surveys. We look forward to working closely with Healthwatch in due course”

News Archive

MYC Annual Conference 2018 read more
Medway’s Young People Represented at the House of Commons read more
Medway’s Make Your Mark 2018 read more
MYC Represented at NCS Question Time read more
Medway Attends 3rd BYC Convention of the Year read more
Medway Youth Council Summer Work read more
Winners of the first Medway Youth Awards celebrated read more
The New Cabinet of 2018/19 read more
Chair inspires Victory Academy students read more
Medway Youth Council attend BYC convention read more
Full Youth Council welcomes Medway NHS Foundation Trust read more
Visit from PCC read more
Visit from General Manager of Arriva Southern Counties read more
Chair visits Victory Academy read more
April Full Youth Council welcomes Richard Hicks read more
Youth Council receives talk from Public Health and James Okulaja read more
Chair attends Army Engagement Event read more
Nominations have opened for the first Medway Youth Awards read more
Medway Youth Council welcomes Rotary and Councillor Khan to February Full Youth Council meeting read more
Our Heartfelt Condolences to the Family of Gary Vyse, CEO of The Williamson Trust read more
New appointments to Cabinet read more
2018 Holocuast Memorial Day read more
Medway Youth Council attend BYC Convention One read more
Medway Youth Council attend Swale Youth Conference 2018 read more
Youth Council represented at Youth Speaks read more
Medway Youth Council Annual Conference report praised by Medway Council read more
Medway represented in House of Commons read more
Bahá'í Faith 200th Anniversary of Baha’u’llah read more
Medway Youth Council meets with Swale Young People read more
Santa Fun Run read more
Youth Council meets with Young Healthwatch read more
Medway BHT Gala read more
MYC Chair visits Maundene School read more
MYC New Chair read more
MYC meet with Medway Council Leadership read more
MYC meets with new Mental Health Provider read more
Medway Make Your Mark Results read more
Robert Napier School Question Time read more