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Getting Support

Outside of health concerns as explored in the previous section, the struggles faced by children and young people in Jersey for which they sought support were varied, including bullying at school, coping with family illness and bereavement, violence within the home, learning difficulties as well as mental health issues which had not been sufficiently addressed through health services. Formal and informal support systems emerged as a crucial aspect of young people’s experiences in Jersey.

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