Action for Children comments on schools reopening

Wednesday 20 May 2020 /
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Children at risk of abuse ‘trapped behind closed doors’ and ‘missing from the debate’

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Charities warn of devastating impact of coronavirus after years of ‘crisis-driven firefighting’ by councils

Sunday 17 May 2020 /
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The true impact of a toxic cocktail of cuts and a soaring demand for help.

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Action for Children responds to the ONS analysis

Monday 04 May 2020 /
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“Today’s figures from the ONS seem to suggest the Covid-19 crisis could be creating a new child poverty"

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Most UK children 'a pay cheque away' from going without essentials like food

Thursday 23 April 2020 /
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“We’re literally living hand to mouth at the moment. We don’t have savings to fall back on”

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Children's charities' statement on coronavirus national emergency

Sunday 29 March 2020 /
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The coronavirus pandemic has disrupted the life of every child in the country.

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Action for Children responds to today's child poverty stats

Friday 27 March 2020 /
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"We urgently need to put a protective shield around children in low income families."

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Children’s charity frontline workers warn families fear ‘going under’ during coronavirus outbreak

Monday 23 March 2020 /
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Vulnerable families across the UK fear they won’t be able to stay afloat during the coronavirus crisis.

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Action For Children responds to Budget 2020

Wednesday 11 March 2020 /
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"We can’t level up the country by leaving behind our most vulnerable children."

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Action for Children responds to 'Analysis of serious case reviews: 2014 to 2017'

Wednesday 04 March 2020 /
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"Children are imperilled by poverty and crippling cuts"

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Action for Children responds to the reintroduction of the Domestic Abuse Bill to Parliament

Tuesday 03 March 2020 /
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“A child cowering in the shadow of terrifying domestic abuse is an innocent victim, not just a witness."

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