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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: August

"Why I'm taking part in the Great North Run"

Friday 26 August 2016 / Fundraising, Events
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Sian Edwards is running for her son, Jac who attends a local play group funded by Action for Children.

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A massage that could change your life

Posted by Sarah Hynes /

Friday 26 August 2016 / Children's centres, Early intervention
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Baby massage and influencing government: both ways that Action for Children is helping to improve children’s development

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"I cannot begin to describe the difference I saw in my son when he began using the room."

Thursday 25 August 2016 / Events
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ZVM Rangoonwala Foundation funds new sensory room for Bucks special needs children.

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Ready, steady, bake!

Tuesday 23 August 2016 / Fundraising
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With the return of Great British Bake Off, we've looked into our recipe collection and pulled out a great one!

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The building blocks of language: a child’s journey through learning to speak

Posted by I CAN /

Tuesday 23 August 2016 / Parenting Tips, Speech and Communication
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Language is such a crucial skill and there are typical milestones for learning to talk.

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