Children and Young People’s Health Outcomes Forum

The Children and Young People’s Health Outcomes Forum is an independent group of experts from local government, the NHS and charities that is helping to develop a new strategy for improving care for children and young people.

The Forum will engage with and hear views from children, parents, carers and wider families as well as health professionals before making recommendations to Government.

The Children’s and Young People’s Forum is jointly chaired by Professor Ian Lewis, Medical Director at the Alder Hey Children’s NHS Foundation Trust, and Christine Lenehan, Director at the Council for Disabled Children.

Independent experts set out recommendations to improve children and young people’s health results

The Children and Young People’s Health Outcomes Forum has today published its proposals on how health-related care for children and young people can be improved. The independent Forum, which was asked by the Secretary of State to help develop a … Read more → – Independent experts set out recommendations to improve children and young people’s health results

Read transcript of webchat on how health and care system should be helping children and young people

Christine Lenehan, co-chair of the Children and Young People’s Health Outcomes Forum, took part in a webchat on what the different organisations in the health and care system should be doing to improve the health of children and young people on … Read more → – Read transcript of webchat on how health and care system should be helping children and young people

Deadline extended for comments on children and young people’s health outcomes

The deadline for submitting views on how to improve the health of children and young people has been extended to 31 May. This follows the large amount of feedback and comments that the Children and Young People’s Health Outcomes Forum … Read more → – Deadline extended for comments on children and young people’s health outcomes

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