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Action for Children responds to the Office for Statistics Regulation's letter regarding the Prime Minister's use of child poverty statistics

Thursday 30 July 2020 /
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“You can’t ‘level up’ the country if you’re sweeping under the carpet the big rises in child poverty."

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One in three parents 'out of their depth' as children struggle with pandemic fallout

Tuesday 14 July 2020 /
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Action for Children launches national Parent Talk advice service, as families fear months of uncertainty ahead.

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'Children must be at the heart of our nation's recovery plan'

Wednesday 08 July 2020 /
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Action for Children responds to the Chancellor's mini-budget

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PM must prioritise children as much as health and economy: plea from more than 146 organisations

Tuesday 30 June 2020 /
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More than 146 charities are calling on the PM to make children a priority to the nation's Coronavirus recovery plans.

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Action for Children responds to IFS research ‘Living standards, poverty and inequality in the UK: 2020

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Thursday 25 June 2020 /
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"The government must act now to throw a lifeline to the growing numbers of vulnerable families."

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