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Latest News on Child Health

Meet Mekhi: 2021 Family Advocacy Week Champion
May 08, 2021

Mekhi is participating in Speak Now for Kids Family Advocacy Week from June 13-18, 2021. Through this event, Mekhi and his family will discuss his health journey, Mt. Washington Pediatric Hospital’s role in providing Mekhi with necessary health care services, and why the public and our elected officials must invest...

Meet Sha'Miya: 2021 Family Advocacy Week Champion
May 07, 2021

Sha'Miya is participating in Speak Now for Kids’ Family Advocacy Week from June 13-18, 2021. Through this event, Sha'Miya and her family will discuss her health journey, Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital’s role in providing Sha'Miya with necessary health care services, and why the public and our elected officials must invest...

Top Issues in Children’s Health

Medicaid

Medicaid covers millions of children across the U.S., providing them with the coverage and services they need to become healthy and productive adults. A strong Medicaid program is an important investment for children and the country.

Mental, Emotional and Behavioral Health

There is urgent need to address the behavioral health needs of children through pediatric settings, partnerships with schools and community-based organizations and advocacy for more supportive public policies.