Royal College of Nursing Representing nurses and nursing, promoting excellence in practice, shaping health policies

Our work

How we represent forum members

  • Creating a professional pathway for all members working with infants, children and young people.
  • Establishing networks to advance and promote excellence.
  • Engaging members through active recruitment and retention in the field.
  • Providing support and advice to members working with infants, children and young people with acute health care needs.
  • Raising the profile of members involved in this field.
  • Advocating on behalf of members.
  • Listening to the views of members as they help shape developments.

The forum is linked to the following communities


I am a Children's Nurse

Our strategy

  • Providing leadership to the forum through the committee.
  • Promoting CYP acute care professional activities.
  • Engaging in CYP related consultations on behalf of the RCN and membership.
  • Promoting safe and effective CYP acute care.
  • Engaging in relevant RCN campaigns.

CYP Acute Care Forum annual report

Page last updated - 27/07/2021