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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: May

Pauline speaks about how the Coronavirus Children's Appeal has helped her family

Thursday 07 May 2020 / Fundraising
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“Nobody is going to escape from the impact of this. It’s really quite a scary time.”

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Action for Children responds to the ONS analysis

Monday 04 May 2020 /
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“Today’s figures from the ONS seem to suggest the Covid-19 crisis could be creating a new child poverty"

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Secret apps - Making sure your child uses mobile apps safely

Thursday 23 May 2019 / Parenting Tips, Online, Safety
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We share some tips on safely identifying and dealing with suspicious mobile apps your child may come across.

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Photos: Leader of House of Commons Andrea Leadsom MP meets families supported by Tavistock Children's Centres

Tuesday 14 May 2019 /
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"It was wonderful to meet service providers and see the great work being done by organisations like Action for Children"

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How to keep your child cool during hot weather

Thursday 09 May 2019 / Parenting Tips, Health
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As the hot weather approaches we've shared some tips on ways to keep your child cool in the summer heat.

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