The author presents a survey of present situation of social pediatrics on the background of historical round-up of development of this problem. He presents basic international, national and regional documents influencing the activity of social pediatrics. Definition of social pediatrics as pediatrics aimed to biopsychosocial relationships of a child is presented. The objective of social pediatrics is to find the most effective ways that might find adequate application in society of ill and handicapped and also healthy children with the cooperation of other parts of care for children and family. Present state and complexity of tasks is analyzed in the work participating on the role of social pediatrics. The survey of activities, cooperating institutions and organizations and priority spheres of interests of social pediatrics is presented. The author focuses mostly on last 20 years and suggests discussion on tasks that should be solved to the year 2015.