In Depth

Health - Children's Workforce Qualifications and Training Guide

While the NHS remains the biggest employer of children's health professionals, many now work in multi-agency teams. In the children's sector, roles cover a wide range of areas including nursing, midwifery, health visiting, paediatrics, mental health, substance...

Social inequality and wellbeing

The "allostatic load" on children caused by chronic stress is a major health problem that needs addressing.

Making the case for health visiting

Councils should recognise vital preventative role played by health visitors and protect services, says expert.

Restraint of children: Legal update

Coram Children's Legal Centre explores new guidance on restraint and restrictive interventions for children with SEND.

Securing support for children with SEN

In the context of funding shortfalls for children with special educational needs, Kamena Dorling, head of policy and public affairs at Coram, looks at the increase in appeals against local authority decisions.