News

RCPCH responds to Public Health England industry guidelines for sugar reduction

Guidelines published to encourage food industry to lower children’s sugar intake. Professor Russell Viner, Officer for Health Promotion, responds

RCPCH responds to the Health Select Committee's follow up report on childhood obesity

Professor Russell Viner, RCPCH Officer for Health Promotion responds

Announcements

Best Companies Award 2017

The RCPCH has been recognised as a Top 100 Best Not-For-Profit Organisation to Work For, rating 72nd.

Standards for Short-Stay Paediatric Assessment Units (SSPAUs)

New standards for hospital-based facilities that assess, investigate, observe and treat children and young people typically within 24 hours

A Celebration of the Life and Work of Professor Brian Neville

UCL will celebrate the life and work of Professor Neville with a series of lectures on 3 May.

Publications and resources

Annual Review 2016

Our 2016 annual review, published in February 2017, provides an overview of RCPCH activities from the calendar year, 01 January 2016 - 31 December 2016.

Read the review

Disability Matters in Britain 2016

Published on 30 November, this report offers practical examples of inclusion and suggestions on how to ensure that disabled children and young people are included in services most take for granted.

Read the report (PDF)

Safe system framework

This framework aims to improve recognising and responding to children at risk of deterioration.

View the resource