What is it?
Now you are growing up there will be lots of changes in your
life: you will have some decisions to make about what you want to
do at school, what job you would like in the future and where you
want to live. There will also be changes with your healthcare. When
you are between 16 and 18 your care will be transferred to the
adult hospital or for some conditions, your GP. The preparation for
and the transfer from the children's hospital is called
We want to help you develop the confidence and skills to manage
your healthcare. This website will give you information about your
health condition, where you can go to get information and support
about health and lifestyle issues and news about events and
resources that might interest you. There are stories from
other young people, frequently asked questions and information
about adult services across the region.
Please click on the menu above to take you to the information on
your health condition and your transition service.
The website is a work in progress and will develop
based on your feedback, so if there is an area missing, or you have
found something helpful that isn't covered, use the feedback page
to let us know.