BMA: Supporting a healthy childhood: The need for greater investment in services in England

Author Helen Mthiyane
Posted 2020.02.20 Comments 0

Despite the correlation between adverse childhood experiences and an increased prevalence of physical and mental health problems, there is insufficient investment in England across a range of services to support a healthy childhood.

In this report you'll find:

  • Analysis¬†of spending on children's social care in 2019/20.
  • Recommendations for a cross-government 'healthy childhood strategy', and
  • Recommendations to reverse budget cuts to children's services in England.

Download this report on the BMA website.