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The NHS isn’t the only area in need of a funding boost

Posted by Dan Breslin /

Thursday 21 June 2018 / Government spending
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With the NHS receiving additional investment is it time for government to turn their attention to children's services.

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Universal Credit 'failing children' - Action for Children responds to NAO report

Friday 15 June 2018 / Press release
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Action for Children responds to NAO report about Universal Credit "failing children"

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Do children's centres even matter?

Thursday 31 May 2018 / Campaigns
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Think children's centres don't make a difference? Think again.

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"My main goal is to encourage young people to believe in themselves because there may not be anyone else in their lives doing that"

Friday 18 May 2018 / Young people, Families
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How Charlotte, Mental Health expert, is helping young people who have suffered trauma and other serious issues

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The Government is taking action on domestic abuse. But is enough being done for children?

Posted by AfC Policy and campaigns /

Friday 11 May 2018 / Children's rights
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Is enough being done for children in the battle against domestic abuse?

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