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National Policy & Strategic Framework on Adolescent Health & Development

Government of the Philippines Department of Health Country Resources Child and Youth General Health Policies, Laws, Strategies & Plans, Service Standards Philippines 1 March 2013 Policy document child and adolescent

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This is referred to as the accelerated action plan on adolescent health aiming for improvements in health indicators and outcomes for 10-19 year olds.

This policy contains points on both physical and mental health.

Its objectives are:

- to provide strong strategic framework for adolescent care that is anchored in the concept of universal care.
- Provide policy and direction for department of health in the Philippines.


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