As the first multi-lingual open access child neurology journal worldwide, JICNA focuses on diseases and conditions of the nervous system in childhood. The journal's purpose is to promote education and research in child neurology worldwide, by disseminating new basic and clinical research from across the world. JICNA endeavours to break the barriers of publishing by disseminating knowledge and information to and from all corners of the world irrespective of their resource status.

Editorial content includes Original Research, Scientific Reviews, Case Reports & Series and Consensus Views from the International Child Neurology Association. JICNA is currently available only online.

JICNA is indexed in Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ), CrossRef and Google Scholar.