Record Details

NGOAction for Sick Children (Scotland) (National Association for the Welfare of Children in Hospital (Scotland))

Action for Sick Children (Scotland), 22 Laurie Street, Edinburgh, EH6 7AB

Background Information

Action for Sick Children (Scotland), the working name of the National Association for the Welfare of Children in Hospital (Scotland), is a children's healthcare charity, focussed on ensuring the highest standards of care for sick children, with a particular emphasis on non-medical needs. Activities include providing information regarding rights and responsibilities to young people, their families and carers, pushing for healthcare of the highest quality, and raising awareness of such issues amongst the public, the government and the voluntary sector. Company no. SC100114, charity no. SC006016. Source:

Year Created1961
Other Names / Antecedent Bodies
Related Organisations

Sister organisations: Association for the Welfare of Children in Hospital; Action for Sick Children

KeywordsChildren and young people; Ill-Health, medicine, counselling and rehabilitation; Scotland.
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Last Edited ByRC at 25/10/2010 14:40:39