Healthwatch, children and young people

Healthwatch, children and young people

These resources are a set of briefings written for those working within the children and young people's sector (CYP) and include information on the role of Healthwatch England and the role of local Healthwatch with regards to CYP.

Healthwatch were established to champion the views and experiences of CYP who require health and social care services.They aim to assess whether services are meeting needs, demands and aspirations of children and young people.

These three briefings cover:

Overview of Healthwatch

Sector briefing on the role of local Healthwatch

Examples of Healthwatch working locally

These resources are ideal for professionals wanting to know more about the work of Healthwatch across the sector. 

Tags: Good Health, Guide, Best Practice

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