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Helping 387,000 children, young people and families every year across the UK there's a lot going on at Action for Children. So stay up to date with what's happening nationally and in your community.

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Depression can ruin lives if it's left untreated. I know that because it was close to ruining mine.

Wednesday 08 August 2018 / Fundraising
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When I was 17 my friend died. I blamed myself and fell into depression. I don't want that to happen to someone else.

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Remember a Charity in Your Will Week

Monday 11 September 2017 / Fundraising
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Although 75% of people donate to charities currently only 7% of them leave a gift in their Will to a charity.

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CEO Sleepout 2017 raises over £99,000 for homeless young people

Friday 24 March 2017 / Events, Fundraising
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CEOs from House of Fraser, Dell EMC and Turner & Townsend sleep out in Paternoster Square to raise over £99,000

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ITV News take the crown as Ultimate News Quiz raises £123,000

Friday 17 March 2017 / Events, Fundraising
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Annual quiz sees news teams from across the country battle it out and raise funds and awareness for children's charities

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140 tots conga with The Very Hungry Caterpillar™ to launch the Giant Wiggle

Wednesday 25 January 2017 / Fundraising, Events
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We launched The Giant Wiggle by having a big celebration at the Play Factore in Manchester.

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