WA Youth Health Policy 2018–2023 Toolkit

The Toolkit includes:

Overarching Policies, Frameworks, Strategies and Guidelines

There are many resources across the WA health system that supports the WA Youth Health Policy 2018 - 2023 Toolkit.

Supporting Vulnerable Young People

The WA health system recognises young people are diverse with unique health needs. The following resources outline how health services can support the following priority youth populations.

Young Aboriginal people

It is important to have a competent health workforce with appropriate skills to address the health needs of young Aboriginal people. The following resources provide health services with information to ensure they are accessible and culturally safe places for Aboriginal people.

Young people living with a disability

The WA Disability Health Framework 2015 – 2025 provides direction to WA Health and its partners on policy development and service delivery to achieve improved health outcomes for people with disability.

Young people living with mental health or emotional wellbeing issues

These resources outline strategies for the planning and delivering of mental health, alcohol and other drug services.

Child Protection and Family Support

Last reviewed: 06-11-2018