Working together to improve
Our aim is to support youth organisations develop a health improvement focus.
Health issues will be identified and prioritised by staff, young people and volunteers.
H4U Youth Health and the Health Improvement Seniors (Schools), are hosting a Child and Youth Health Event, for those who work with children/young people.
Tuesday 19 March 2013, 3.15-6pm, at the Bridge, Easterhouse.
You can attend:
- the whole event 3.15-6pm,
- the first half only 3.15-5.30pm, or
- the second half only 5.30-6pm.
Please download the itinerary and event booking form:
On the booking form (one per person attending), please ensure that you complete your first, second and third choice for each workshop timeslot and and return to H4U@ggc.scot.nhs.uk by Friday 22 February.
If you wish any further information on the event, please contact 0141 232 7213.
Supporting your organisation
To achieve this aim support will be provided in the form of
- Staff training and development
- Guideline creation and implementation
- Development and facilitation of groupwork
- Ongoing contact
H4U now have a resource library to enable and support health improvement work taking place in schools and youth providers. The library contains resources across a variety of health topics, which can be borrowed at no cost!
If possible please access online and not download and print!
How to borrow resources
A library request form should be submitted to H4U@ggc.scot.nhs.uk and following a loan, it is requested that a feedback form is returned.
Youth Health grants to apply for from YouthBank Health Fund
YouthBank are a unique grant giving project for young people, run by young people, supported by YoMo, a youth empowerment charity working in North East Glasgow.
Young Grant Makers
YoMo provides training to support young people to become Young Grant Maker's. The Young Grant Makers review application forms submitted by young people aged 12-25, who are looking to undertake a project within their community. Within North East Glasgow, there are three YouthBanks, operating in each of the community planning partnership areas.
H4U Health Fund managed by Youth Bank
H4U Youth Health, part of NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde, are working together with youth providers to improve youth health. H4U has made available a Health Fund, managed by the YouthBanks to enable young people to make a positive difference to their health and the health of others in the community.
Please download the Health Fund Information Sheet for further information:
YoMo can be contacted on 0141 778 7181 or www.yomo-online.co.uk and H4U on 0141 232 7213.
Want to take part? Or want more information?
If you are interested in your organisation taking part or just require more information please contact:
H4U Youth Health
Health Improvement Senior
Glasgow City CHP,
North East Sector
Easterhouse Health Centre
9 Auchinlea Road
Easterhouse, G34 9HQ
0141 232 7213
0141 531 8110