Caring for children and youth from Canadian military families: Special considerations

Canadian Paediatric Society
Canadian Paediatric Society
Publication date:
09 November 2016


The objectives of this position statement are to present evidence on the health and epidemiology of military families, identify unique considerations regarding health care provision for children and youth from military families, and outline supportive resources. Recommendations for paediatric health care providers and governments to improve the care for young people in military families are presented.