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Centre for Community Child Health (CCCH)

Topics in child and adolescent mental health

From March 7-11, the Royal Children's Hospital will host a week focussed on child and adolescent mental health. Program out now!


Celebrating 21 years of the Centre for Community Child Health

The Centre for Community Child Health is 21! Watch our new video to hear about our origins, achievements and future plans.


Supporting children’s brain development

From conception, babies and children are actively growing their brains to form the foundation for their future – and the future of all of Australia. Educators, teachers and, of course, families, play a major role. Find out more in our latest edition of Grow & Thrive.


Stay up to date with CCCH news

Follow us on Twitter – @CCCH_AU – and sign up to our mailing lists to be the first to hear about the Centre’s research and projects, new publications, and upcoming training and events.


Sleep and settling

Sleep can be a very difficult part of the early months of a child’s life. Read our new issue of Community Paediatric Review for research into supporting families and babies to get off to a strong (well rested) start.


Video: Brain Builders

Brain Builders presents the science of how children’s brains develop, using animation to make the complex simple and accessible.


About us

Established in 1994, the Centre for Community Child Health (CCCH) works in partnership with communities to support the health, development and wellbeing of all children.



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Murdoch Childrens Research Institute

The Centre for Community Child Health is a department of The Royal Children’s Hospital and a research group of Murdoch Childrens Research Institute.