State of Child Health

State of Child Health Report 2017

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Lobby your MP about child poverty in London – take action now!

MPs will debate child poverty in London on Thursday - ask your MP to attend and speak at the debate using our template letter.

Poorest areas face biggest cuts to children's services

RCPCH President, Prof Neena Modi responds saying "reducing, not exacerbating child poverty must be cardinal goal of Government"

New figures reveal over 28% of Welsh children are living in poverty

RCPCH officer for Wales, Dr Mair Parry, responds to the findings published today by The End Child Poverty coalition