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Ahead of the third Grenfell anniversary, the Young NHS Grenfell Ambassadors have reflected on the different lessons they’ve learnt.

In the videos the five ambassadors, who work to empower other youth in the community, share candidly from their personal experiences.

‘Our differences don’t matter’ – Naila

‘Stronger together’– Shaheed

 ‘Cherish your loved ones’ – Randa

‘The youth have a voice’ – Khadija

 ‘We will learn from it’ – Johara

The group was formed after Grenfell, as young people in the community were not engaging with conventional NHS services, and had reported feeling ‘invisible.’

It is a joint NHS and community support group, run by therapists from The Grenfell Health and Wellbeing Service (GHWS) and the community youth group, Making Communities Work and Grow (MCWG).


How to reach us

Over the anniversary weekend you can call us if you need support, or advice, or you feel worried about yourself or someone you know.

Our therapists will be ready to speak with you over the phone or video call.

Call 020 8637 6279 (8am to 8pm)

For out of hours support please call the CNWL Urgent Advice line on 0800 0234 650


Other helpful resources

Grenfell and COVID-19 Q&A with Young NHS Grenfell Ambassador and Dr Ed Beveridge

Looking after yourself during the Grenfell anniversary (opens PDF)

Information for families – Coping with the Grenfell anniversary during lockdown

Three tips for coping during the coronavirus outbreak for young people with autism or learning difficulties (video)

How to cope during the COVID-19 pandemic if you have experienced trauma (video)

(Arabic) How to get support during the corona virus outbreak if you like in Kensington & Chelsea, Paddington or Queens Park (opens PDF)

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