YPF blog

The latest news and views from the members of Great Ormond Street Hospital's (GOSH) Young People's Forum (YPF).

Happy New Year from the YPF - Reflections and Resolutions

A new year usually brings lots of enthusiastic declarations of a new start – a health kick or a commitment to doing something brave and exciting! Members of the Young People’s Forum (YPF) at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) decided that the beginning of 2017 would be a good chance to reflect on 2016 and use what they have learnt about themselves to stay positive all year round.

How to tell people about your health condition, by Jamie

Living with a long term health condition can be tough, but it can be even more difficult if the people around you don’t understand what’s going on. Young People’s Forum Member (YPF) Jamie shares her experiences of telling people about her health condition and suggests some tips to help other young people talk to their friends and family about their health.