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Children and the law: Child health and welfare

Subjects: Law

UN Convention on the Rights of the Child

ARTICLE 6: Right to life

ARTICLE 18: Right to Benefit from Child Care

ARTICLE 23: Rights of Disabled Children

ARTICLE 24: Right to Health and Health Services

ARTICLE 26: Right to Social Benefits

ARTICLE 27: Right to an Adequate Standard of Living

Some subject searches to get you started:

child health services - law + legislation
pediatrics - law + legislation
wardship + medical treatment
children with disabilities - legal status
disabled children - legislation & jurisprudence
children with disabilities - services for - law & legislation

Child Poverty

Some subject searches to get you started:

child welfare - government policy; children - services for - government policy; children - legal status

Below are some examples of books on the topic: