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Table 4 Adapted Version of the Inter-Agency Field Manual Checklist for Adolescent Friendly Services [37, 38]

From: A forgotten group during humanitarian crises: a systematic review of sexual and reproductive health interventions for young people including adolescents in humanitarian settings

Adolescent-Friendly Checklist
Health Facility• Convenient hours
• Convenient location
• Adequate space and sufficient privacy
• Comfortable surroundings
Provider• Respect for adolescents
• Non-judgmental attitude
• Privacy and confidentiality honoured
• Peer counselling available
• Same-sex providers when possible
• Strict confidentiality maintained
• Staff trained in youth-friendly health service characteristics
Administrative• Adolescent involvement
• Boys and young men welcome
• Necessary referrals available
• Affordable fees
• Drop-in clients welcome
• Publicity and recruitment that informs and reassures adolescents