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.

RCPCH news

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Media announcements from the RCPCH
 

Child Health News

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From independent organisations - not the opinion of, or endorsed by, the RCPCH

Survey finds 283,000 girls unhappy with their lives and looks

The Children's Society launch its annual report

Lack of Scots asthma care causes ‘unacceptable’ death rates

New research reveals the condition costs the NHS in Scotland more than £97.5 million a year

RCPCH campaigns

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We campaign on key child health issues to influence government policy

Child health matters - the 100 day challenge

An update on our challenge to the new governments in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland

Why Children Die - RCPCH campaign

By looking at existing data for the UK, we aim to identify ways to reduce preventable child mortality