News & Campaigns
The College leads the way in children and young people’s health on behalf of its membership.
We engage with the media, government, NHS, children's charities and other stakeholders to improve healthcare for children in the UK and overseas.
Find out the latest child health news and how to get involved.
Professor Russell Viner, RCPCH Officer for Health Promotion responds
Professor Mary Fewtrell responds
RCPCH responds to announcement from Food and Drink Federation that food industry will fail to meet sugar reduction targets by 2020
Child Health News
From independent organisations - not the opinion of, or endorsed by, the RCPCH
Funding allocated to support targeted cancer treatments
Conceptions in under-18s halved in past eight years
Research highlights lifelong impact of overweight and obesity in young people
We campaign on key child health issues to influence government policy
If you are interested in improving child health and wellbeing in the UK, and want to join our campaign, please get in touch