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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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Britain’s biggest sleep out raises £1 million to prevent youth homelessness

Monday 21 November 2016 / Fundraising, Events

Action for Children's biggest fundraising event has now raised £1 million pounds. Read about the event and how it helps.

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Winner of children's bedtime story competition announced

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Saturday 05 November 2016 / Press release

A story about animal friends who view a scarecrow in very different ways, was chosen from over 1000 entries

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20% of children under five have poor oral hygiene

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Wednesday 02 November 2016 / Press release

Too many children under the age of five have poor oral hygiene, according to our new survey.

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A fashion frenzy to help even more disadvantaged children

Wednesday 02 November 2016 / Fundraising
Fashion show - Ali and Angie (002)

Boutique, KarenB, hosted a wonderful fashion show last week to raise money for Action for Children

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Our response to changes to the Children & Social Work Bill

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Wednesday 19 October 2016 / Press release

There has been some exciting developments with the Children & Social work Bill recently. Here's our response.

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