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CF youth

Are you a young person with CF? Why not join our Youth Advisory Group, sign up to free workshops or take a look at some of our information and resources?

There are plenty of ways to get involved with the Trust and help other young people with CF. Here are some current opportunities that you might find interesting:

New online events with CF Youth

Make friends, have fun and learn new skills (all from the comfort of your own home!)

Are you aged 8-25 with CF or close to someone who is? Over the next few months our youth programme is running fun and exciting online events every week (mostly on Fridays). From Games Nights, to free online skill workshops, to movie nights, we have something for everyone. 

Keep up to date with what’s on at @CFTrustYouth on Twitter or get in touch with us at

programme of activities for CF Youth - Sep-Dec 2020


Youth Advisory Group (YAG)

YAG is made up of young people aged 14-25 who are living with CF or close to someone living with the condition. Find out more about YAG and see how you can influence work at the Trust and ensure that the voices of young people with CF are heard.

Building Brighter Futures

Building Brighter Futures is a three-year programme for 10-18 year olds with cystic fibrosis, funded by BBC Children in Need.  Find out more about Building Brighter Futures and the upcoming talks, Q&As and workshops that will be covering a broad range of topics from mental health and isolation, to coding and blogging.

Information and support

Secondary school, higher education, even festivals - we've got loads of useful packs to help you through important life stages and events on our information and support for young people page.

Latest news

Launch of the leaving school pack

We worked with parents and young people with CF to create our leaving school resources - you can find a pack for young people, a pack for parents, a booklet for training providers, colleges and universities, and even a short animation to help you decide what you want to do after you've left school!

Explore the packs

Clinical trials for young people

Jade, a member of our Youth Advisory Group, helped to design our brand new clinical trials video for young people with cystic fibrosis, and even narrates the video herself! Look out for a feature on the making of the video in the next issue of CF Life magazine.

Youth Advisory Group

Our Youth Advisory Group (YAG) is a way for young people with CF aged 14-25 to influence the work of the Trust and have their voices heard.

Building Brighter Futures

Find out more about our programme of talks, Q&As and workshops for 10-18 year olds with cystic fibrosis.

Information and support

We've got loads of information and support made by and for young people with cystic fibrosis.