Each young person is registered with a GP, dentist and optician within the first week of placement.
Our staff uses a range of strategies to encourage and ensure young people attend regular routine health checks and complete their annual health assessment.
Our staff educates young people about sexual health, sexual relationships, the prevention of sexually transmitted infections and unplanned pregnancy.
Our staff assists young people to understand the importance of healthy eating, observing special dietary needs and the dangers of eating disorders.
Our staff identifies and respond to early indicators of mental health issues such as self-neglect, self-harm and depression.
Our staff will provide information about the risks of smoking, alcohol and substance misuse.
Our Staff are competent and skilled to look for early signs of substance abuse, misuse and addiction and take timely and appropriate actions to address these.