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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

Ambassador training underway…

Wednesday 27 April 2016 /

Over the last few months we’ve created a suite of training for our Young Ambassadors.

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Vote for Emma in top 100 Rising Star Awards 2016

Tuesday 26 April 2016 /
Awards ceremony 2015

Emma was nominated for her commitment, passion and enthusiasm as a key member of Celebrate, our LGBT staff network.

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Three in five UK parents worry their children are not ready to start school

Tuesday 26 April 2016 /

59% of parents are worried their child will not be ready to start school at the age of five, according to our poll.

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Colin hates running so why is he doing the London Marathon?

Friday 22 April 2016 /

In his mid-50s, Colin signed up to run the London Marathon for Action for Children

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The Queen's favourite cake

Thursday 21 April 2016 /

For decades, Queen Elizabeth II has requested the same birthday chocolate cake and we have the recipe!

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