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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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Melanie Armstrong returns to Action for Children as interim CEO

Friday 28 February 2020 /
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Melanie Armstrong is returning to Action for Children, this time as interim CEO.

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Action for Children respond to LGA report on children’s social care

Thursday 27 February 2020 /
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“We need to explore new ways of looking after children and young people in care."

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Action for Children responds to Health Equity in England: Marmot Review 10 Years On

Tuesday 25 February 2020 /
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A devastating judgement on a decade of crippling cuts to lifeline services like Sure Start.

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UK's hidden child workforce: Young carers do £12,000 of unpaid work every year

Monday 17 February 2020 /
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Our research hows young carers spend on average 25 hours a week caring for loved ones.

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Action for Children response to Friday's Joseph Rowntree Foundation report

Friday 07 February 2020 /
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No parent should have to face the awful prospect of their youngster sitting without a plate of food to eat after school

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