News and campaigns
The Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health leads the way in children and young people’s health, on behalf of its membership. We engage with the following organisations and groups to improve healthcare for children in the UK and overseas:
- the media
- the government
- the NHS
- children’s charities
Dr Geoff Debelle, Officer for Child Protection, responds to the Prime Minister's announcement.
The prime minister promised to make this country the best place for children to grow up. What happened?
Child Health News
Smoking, drinking and drug use among secondary school pupils have more than halved over the past 10 years.
In the last six years, child abuse investigators have seen an increase of 52% in reports of rape and a 68% in allegations of sexual assault.
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