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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.

Filtered by month: April

Smartphone app could transform care for 20,000 Norfolk families

Friday 29 April 2016 /
Mum and baby supported by Action for Children2

Action for Children adapts app designed for schools to improve communication with parents at children’s centres

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The Big Match 2016

Friday 29 April 2016 /
action winner team for children lead by ossie ardiles

The Big Match is a charity football match featuring a large cast of celebrities, ex-pro's and members of the public.

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My London Marathon

Thursday 28 April 2016 /

A guest post from Gabrielle Desmarais.

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Classic scone recipe

Thursday 28 April 2016 /

Quick, get baking before they're all scone!

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Parents are concerned and we need to listen

Posted by Kate Maher /

Thursday 28 April 2016 / Early intervention
Woman reading to child

Our recent poll shows that nearly three out of five parents have worried about their child being ready to start school.

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