Child & Youth

Maternal Newborn Child & Youth SCN

two children

Did You Know?

  • Children and youth comprise about 19% of Alberta’s population (Statistics Canada 2021)
  • Each year, more than 30,000 children are admitted to Alberta hospitals (2019)
  • The Child & Youth Standing Committee works provincially to identify gaps in care and bring together patients, families, clinical and community stakeholders to improve health outcomes for child and youth