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CYP: Professional Issues Forum

Helping to lead and advance practice with children, young people and families

We focus on promoting the field of children's nursing, ensuring children are cared for in appropriate settings - by practitioners who recognise the needs of children and young people.

What we do 

Public Health Forum Our Work

Our work

Discover what we're working on now and what we're planning for the future
Public health forum meet the team

Meet the team

Find out more about our committee members and the forum professional lead
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Discover more information about the CYP Professional Issues Forum communities


Public Health events


Read more about upcoming children and young people conferences, workshops and study days hosted by the RCN.


We welcome your views. Have your say on the latest consultations

Forum Library Subject Guide

Library subject guide

Discover key CYP information resources including books, reports and journal articles

Further resources

Nursing careers resource

Career resources

Read about the varying roles that you can enjoy throughout your health career

News and views

Public Health News

Related news

The latest RCN children and young people professional issues updates


Read the latest views on children and young people professional issues

I am a children's nurse

Join the RCN Children and Young People Forums Facebook Group

RCN Facebook groups are a place where you can get involved in honest and open discussions on the issues that affect you and your field of practice.

I really enjoyed the recent strategy day, it was great for networking. I found that time away from work made me really think about my current role and possible improvements we could make this year.

Jude Taylor Children’s Nurse Practitioner and Forum Committee Member