Moving on to adult services (Transition)

A guide for young people and their families about transition

Sheffield Teaching Hospitals is made up of the following five hospitals
and a range of Community Services:

Across this website you can find out more about our hospitals as well as our individual services.

What does the word 'transition' mean?

Transition is another word for change and ‘moving on’. As you become
an adult there will be many changes in your life. For you one of the
changes is that you will be joining adult health services here at Sheffield
Teaching Hospitals.

Leaflets and information

We have created some leaflets to tell you and your family about what we do and how we can help you and your family when you move to our adult services.]

We also have a dedicated set of videos to explain transition and moving to adult services. You can find our transition videos here

Find our full range of leaflets and resources below:


Moving on to adult services– a guide for young people and their families about transition (PDF)


Moving on to adult services– a guide for young people and their families about transition (Easy Read)


Sheffield Kidney Institute''s transitions team: a guide for young people and their families

Kidney Services
Renal Services
Sheffield Kidney Institute


Transitioning from children's to adult audiology services

Medical Imaging and Medical Physics
Audiology Service
Neurotology

Welcome to the E3 transition clinic

Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine


Metabolic Bone Unit Website

 

Transition from paediatric to adult care: Guide for parents [CF Trust]

Transition from paediatric to adult care: Guide for young people [CF Trust]

Cystic Fibrosis Unit

 

Transition from Children's Services videos

 

 

Further questions

If you have any questions at any time, please feel free to talk to a member of staff. They will be happy to help!

You can also talk to our dedicated Patient Services Team on 0114 271 2400 or by email on PST@sth.nhs.uk

 
 

Additional Information

Contact numbers

Hospital Wards
0114 226 9696 (State the name of the ward when prompted)

Charles Clifford Dental Hospital
0114 271 7800

Jessop Wing Maternity Hospital
0114 271 1900

Northern General Hospital
0114 243 4343

Royal Hallamshire Hospital
0114 271 1900

Weston Park
0114 226 5000

Who should I speak to if I have any further questions or concerns?

If you need any extra help or have any questions whilst you are attending the hospital please discuss this with the nurse looking after you or with the senior sister. If the senior sister is not available please ask staff to contact the Matron or Lead Nurse for the area.

Alternatively if you wish to discuss any concerns with the Patient Services Team please call them on 0114 271 2400 or by email on PST@sth.nhs.uk

 
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