Media centre

Our media team is based across the UK and provides a 24-hour service to journalists.

Media line: 020 3124 0661 (24 hours) 

Email - mediateam@actionforchildren.org.uk

Latest press releases

Action for Children responds to introduction of the government's domestic abuse bill to parliament

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Tuesday, July 16, 2019

"Our services see the heart-breaking impact of domestic abuse on children and the long-lasting emotional scars."

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Childhood in crisis: Almost two thirds of parents and grandparents say childhood getting worse - and nearly two million children in the UK agree

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Tuesday, July 9, 2019

Action for Children is warning of a crisis emerging in modern childhoods.

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Getting in the picture: Duchess joins charities in photography workshop with children

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Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Her Royal Highness helps mark our 150th anniversary with visit to photography workshop at residential home.

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Action for Children responds to the Prime Minister’s announcement to ‘put prevention at the top of the mental health agenda’

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Monday, June 17, 2019

"Government plans now need to go further and take a more joined up approach to supporting children."

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Frequently asked questions

Find answers to some common questions.

Can I contact you out of hours?

Yes! We run a 24/7 press office for journalists only so you will be able to get in touch with the on duty member of the team outside the office hours. You will be able to reach them on 020 3124 0661.

Please note this is for journalists only. If you are not a journalist please call our head office on: 01923 361 500 (Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm) or email ask.us@actionforchildren.org.uk.

Do you have an ISDN line?

We do have an ISDN line, the number is 0207 405 4226. 

Please do call us on 020 3124 0661 to set up an interview. 

Do you have spokespeople in my patch?

We run services rights across the UK so we will be able to help you with a spokesperson from your region. Please do give us a call to find out how we can help.

Can you help with case studies?

Yes we can. We have services across the country so please let us know how we can help you find the best story. 

More information

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