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Spring Statement: Action for Children respond to the Chancellor

Posted by AfC Policy and campaigns /

Tuesday 13 March 2018 / Early intervention
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An Action for Children spokesperson gives their response to the chancellors recent Spring Statement.

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Spring Statement: no light at the end of the tunnel for children’s services

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Tuesday 13 March 2018 / Children's rights
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Philip Hammond was nothing if not true to his word when he stood at the despatch box today.

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The Government recently asked for views on their plans for improving children and young people’s mental health.

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Friday 09 March 2018 / Mental health
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How can we support our children and young people with their mental health?

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How many more missed chances before the Government acts on the funding gap?

Posted by Dan Breslin /

Tuesday 13 February 2018 / Government spending
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The Government has missed another chance to address the funding crisis facing children's social care.

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This is about much more than missed inspections

Posted by Dan Breslin /

Monday 22 January 2018 / Early intervention
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Our new analysis shows how many children's centres are due inspections but it is about more than just Ofsted.

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