Teenagers & Young Adults

Guides, support and things to do for teens and young adults, including ways to help solve some of the current challenges


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Top tips and best practices for Youth Work

πŸ”—https://docs.google.com/document/d/1oyYzJ9PVDYDnJFec_f9ChA0HJFAOqEPjZhbht7bAVUs/edit#heading=h.39h3vpuwzg8i

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What is COVID-19?

πŸ”—understandingcoronavirus.org
Understanding Coronavirus visually, for young people- Open source comic for learning about COVID-19 (written and drawn for teenagers and adults). Graphic medicine booklets + posters available on github:
πŸ”— https://github.com/goinvo/COVID19

How to Prevent the Spread?

πŸ”—https://young.scot/campaigns/national/coronavirus
Young Scot’s dedicated microsite for COVID-19 information- It’s easy to feel a bit overwhelmed and scared by everything you’re hearing about Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) right now. Find out more about what's happening and the simple steps you can take to help prevent catching COVID-19 and spreading to others. Also find out more about what you can do if you are feeling anxious and worried, and how you can support others in your community.

Do Something

For activities and things to do at home
See also:

πŸ”—https://coronavirustechhandbook.com/things-to-do

πŸ”—https://www.digitalyouthwork.eu/
Digital Youth work. Includes projects and hackathons

Learn

For educational content

See:

πŸ”—https://coronavirustechhandbook.com/educational-content

Read

πŸ”—www.voicemag.ukΒ 
Cultural magazine for young people in the UK

Virtual Visits

πŸ”—https://docs.google.com/document/d/1YfcmgRDbP-Kfrh0-jTyFP2fNWsbNXdJAemblLiCRHdA/editΒ 
List of Virtual Tours of museums and zoos and other cultural places.

πŸ”—https://naturalhistory2.si.edu/vt3/NMNH/z_tour-079.html
Smithsonian Animal Tour

πŸ”—https://naturalhistory2.si.edu/vt3/NMNH/z_tour-029.html
Smithsonian Dinosaur Tour

πŸ”—https://www.louvre.fr/en/visites-en-ligne
Louvre Art Musem, Paris

πŸ”—https://g.co/arts/YNKYhdMiRcEu8axc6
Uffizi Galleries, Italy

πŸ”—https://www.nationalgallery.org.uk/visiting/virtual-tours
National Gallery, London

πŸ”—https://brightonmuseums.org.uk/royalpavilion/whattosee/virtual-tour/
Brighton Royal Pavilion

πŸ”—https://www.royal.uk/virtual-tours-buckingham-palace
Buckingham Palace, London

Wellbeing and social connection


Neurolove

πŸ”—https://neurolove.org/

This site has been designed for young people. It aims to spread love at a time when you may be feeling worried, lonely and in need of some additional support or someone to talk to.

It’s an interactive website full of resources designed to help you stay connected, active and well, at a time when that might feel a bit difficult.