Our young person films highlight the challenges younger people with Crohn's and Colitis face and how they are coping with issues relating to their disease. This project received funding from the People’s Postcode Trust.
Scarlett shares her experience of managing her schoolwork while living with Ulcerative Colitis:
Read our guide for schools.
Leaving Home - University
Rhiannon shares her experience of leaving home and starting University while living with Ulcerative Colitis:
Read our guide for students.
Ella shares her experience of having a relationship while living with Crohn's Disease:
Read our guide on sexual relationships and IBD.
Transition into adult care
Cory, Scarlett and Ella share their experience of moving from pediatric to adult care:
Read our information sheet on transition.
Telling People about your illness
CJ shares his experience of telling people about his Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD):
Read our guide for employees.
People’s Postcode Trust is a grant-giving charity funded entirely by players of People’s Postcode Lottery. Our project received £17,000 from the Trust to create films documenting the experience of young people living with Crohn's and Colitis.