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Read transcript of webchat on improving health and care for children and young people

The transcript from the recent webchat with Professor Ian Lewis, co-chair of the Children and Young People’s Health Outcomes Forum, is now available to read below. Professor Lewis, who is Medical Director at the Alder Hey Children’s NHS Foundation Trust, … Read more → – Read transcript of webchat on improving health and care for children and young people

Have your say on children and young people’s health outcomes

The Children and Young People’s Health Outcomes Forum is gathering views from children, young people, parents, carers, doctors, nurses and other professionals involved in providing care to children on the health outcomes that matter most for children and young people … Read more → – Have your say on children and young people’s health outcomes

Your views: public health and prevention

The foundations of good health and wellbeing are laid at the start of life in pregnancy, childhood and adolescence.  The Marmot Review on health inequalities set out a framework for action that has at its centre the recognition that disadvantage … Read more → – Your views: public health and prevention

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Your views: children with disabilities and long-term conditions

We know that high quality healthcare, integrated effectively with other required services such as education and social care, is vital for children and young people with long-term conditions and /or disabilities. There is activity already been undertaken to address some … Read more → – Your views: children with disabilities and long-term conditions

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Your views: mental health

We know that one in ten children aged between 5 and 16 years has a clinically diagnosable mental health problem. Half of those with lifetime mental health problems first experience symptoms by the age of 14, and three-quarters before their … Read more → – Your views: mental health

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