About Transition

Transition Stories

Thoughts before transition.


Trepidation and excitement, it is normal to have mixed emotions before you make the transition.


Becoming more independent


Taking the step up to adult health care can give you a new sense of independence.


Parents and transition


Parents also go through a transition and often find it hard to let go!.


Advice about transition


Transition can be challenging but advice from those who have been through it can help.


Talking to the health care team


The health care team are there to work with you. Talking to them can be easier than you think.


Bad patches and getting support


Support comes in many forms, here are some tips on where to look for it.


The first visit


The first visit to the adult hospital or clinic can seem daunting but it doesn’t have to be that way.


Adult clinics are different


You’re planning your transition from child to adult health care so what can you expect?


Don’t hold back


We all have bad days but don’t let them hold you back!