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Filtered by month: March

Spring Statement: no light at the end of the tunnel for children’s services

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Tuesday 13 March 2018 / Children's rights
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Philip Hammond was nothing if not true to his word when he stood at the despatch box today.

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The Government recently asked for views on their plans for improving children and young people’s mental health.

Posted by AfC Policy and campaigns /

Friday 09 March 2018 / Mental health
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How can we support our children and young people with their mental health?

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Response to the National Audit Office’s report, Financial sustainability of local authorities 2018

Posted by Media team /

Friday 09 March 2018 /
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The National Audit Office's report has been released, and it's bad news for the future of children's services funding.

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CEO Sleepout 2017 raises over £99,000 for homeless young people

Friday 24 March 2017 / Events, Fundraising
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CEOs from House of Fraser, Dell EMC and Turner & Townsend sleep out in Paternoster Square to raise over £99,000

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Working together to fight for better health and social care for disabled children

Friday 17 March 2017 / Press release
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We're joining the Disabled Children's Partnership with 27 other UK charities to advocate for children.

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