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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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A New Year, a new Royal Patron

Wednesday 21 December 2016 / Press release
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HRH The Duchess of Cambridge will take over patronage of the charity from Her Majesty The Queen.

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Welcome progress on mental health support for children in care

Monday 05 December 2016 / Press release
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Mental health of children and young people in care is so important. Here’s what we’re doing about it.

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Over 40% of parents are worried about the cost of Christmas

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Wednesday 30 November 2016 / Press release
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Christmas is a magical time for children, but comes at a price for too many GB families.

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Our CEO and the Mayor of Kings Lynn celebrate a birthday party to be remember.

Friday 25 November 2016 / Press release
Mums and tots watch the magic show at Action for Childrens Vancouver Childrens Centre

One of our children's centres held a birthday party after turning 15. Our CEO went along. Find out what happened!

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‘Community Swap n Shop’ offers career training as well as clothes!

Tuesday 22 November 2016 / Fundraising
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Our ‘Community Swap n Shop’ has installed clothes banks at 17 children's centres across Norfolk.

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