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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: March

Overcoming the elephant in the room: getting a Fair Deal for young people

Posted by Danielle Cope /

Wednesday 30 March 2016 / Financial education
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For many disadvantaged and vulnerable young people, financial worries resemble this elephant.

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‘Our say’ - messages to Trustees from young people living in our residential services

Tuesday 29 March 2016 /
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Last Wednesday, young people from Moray in North East Scotland met Action for Children Trustees in our London office.

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Step into a new Sensory Garden in Swansea

Saturday 19 March 2016 /
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A new sensory garden for Stepping Stones Children's Centre in Swansea

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Tony talks CEO Sleepout

Friday 18 March 2016 /
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"Yesterday, I, along with 16 other CEOs and business leaders, braved the cold for one night."

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The impact of the Immigration Bill on care leavers

Posted by Kate Maher /

Friday 18 March 2016 / Care leavers, Children in care
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We are deeply worried about what this Bill could mean for some young people leaving care.

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