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Filtered by month: July

Success starts at home

Posted by Dan Breslin /

Monday 25 July 2016 / Children's centres, Inequality
baby with walker frame

What happens at home makes a big difference to child development. But some children have it better than others.

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Getting a Fair Deal for Young People in Wales

Posted by Danielle Cope /

Friday 22 July 2016 / Financial education
Fair deal Wales event- Bethan Jenkins AM address

We organised an event at the National Assembly for Wales, where young people spoke about the difficulties they face.

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Inspirational Diana beats all the odds to graduate from University

Tuesday 12 July 2016 /
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Diana who battled serious illness, severe financial problems and life in a women’s refuge graduates with a law degre

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A fair deal for young people in Wales

Tuesday 12 July 2016 /
Fair deal Wales - Diana Isajeva, Rebecca Evans AM and Chloe Thomas

A Welsh Assembly event to launch key report on financial inclusion of vulnerable young people in Wales

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Any time is talking time: top tips for making the most of everyday opportunities for communication

Posted by I CAN /

Tuesday 12 July 2016 / Parenting Tips, Speech and Communication
Father and daughter playing

Helping your little ones to get talking is hugely important. But, this doesn’t mean we need to set aside special time

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