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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: July

Today, neglect remains the most prevalent form of child maltreatment in the UK

Action for Children has teamed up with Research in Practice and the NSPCC.

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Almost half of parents give their children too many sugary drinks

Thursday 07 July 2016 /
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New research reveals that under 5s are at risk of tooth decay

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What's happening with the Children and Social Work Bill?

Posted by Kate Maher /

Tuesday 05 July 2016 / Care leavers, Children in care, Law
Birmingham Image

The Bill is in the middle of its passage through the House of Lords. Here’s a quick update on its progress.

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NCH Old Boys and Girls reunion

Monday 04 July 2016 /
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More than one hundred Old Boys and Girls from our former NCH branches were welcomed to our annual reunion on Saturday.

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New baby coming? 4 tips to help your toddler adapt

Monday 04 July 2016 / Parenting Tips, Pregnancy, Siblings, Baby, Toddler
Pregnant mother and child

When you’re pregnant with baby number two, your firstborn will most likely feel very insecure.

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