09 Apr, 2014 Last updated: 20 Nov, 2014

Research shows that racism experienced by children and young people can influence their physical and mental health outcomes and their development throughout life.

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Research shows that racism experienced by children and young people can influence their physical and mental health outcomes and their development throughout life.

This fact sheet summarises key findings from various studies examining racism and health and wellbeing in children and young people, in particular the research led by Senior Research Fellow Naomi Priest who was supported by a VicHealth grant.