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4 things you didn’t know about children’s centres

Thursday 21 February 2019 / Campaigns
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Read our blog on the 4 things that you didn't know about children's centres across the UK.

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Progress for poorer children is stalling: we need a bold new vision

Posted by Sam Reeve /

Thursday 06 December 2018 / Campaigns
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Talk of legal advice and backstops distracts from really important statistics published by the Department for Education.

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Half of Brits admit re-gifting presents

Wednesday 14 November 2018 / Press release, Campaigns
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It may be the season of goodwill but we found that half of Brits ‘re-gift’ their unwanted presents.

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One third of 15 to 18-year-olds are suffering from mental health issues

Wednesday 17 October 2018 / Press release, Campaigns
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From speaking to over 5000 young people across the UK, we found that 33% needed mental health support

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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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