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Action for Children responds to Public Accounts Committee report on reforming children's services

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Friday 22 March 2019 /
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"Today’s figures paint a bleak picture of children’s services on their knees"

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Action for Children responds to the Chancellor's Spring Statement

Wednesday 13 March 2019 /
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“Our children will continue to pay the price.”

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Royal visit to children’s project at Ballymena, Northern Ireland.

Thursday 28 February 2019 /
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The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are visiting a Sure Start centre in Ballymena today (Thursday 28th February).

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Children’s funding slashed by a third per child, leaving thousands at risk of falling into crisis

Tuesday 26 February 2019 /
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New analysis identifies country’s “kids’ cuts hotspots”

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Leading children’s charities welcome draft domestic abuse bill but caution more must be done for children

Monday 21 January 2019 / Public Affairs
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The Government has made the first step in recognising the needs of children and families affected by domestic abuse.

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