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Filtered by month: May

Speech sound development: what to expect and when

Wednesday 17 May 2017 / Speech and Communication
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When your little one starts to talk, you may notice that they aren’t always easy to understand.

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Charity Action for Children responds to the LGA’s funding gap research

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We respond to new analysis by the Local Government Association.

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I suffered with my own mental health for years - now I'm speaking up

Wednesday 10 May 2017 / Young people
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Aaron started an online campaign encouraging young men to speak up about their mental health and to find help.

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General Election 2017, here we go!

Posted by Dan Breslin /

Friday 05 May 2017 / General election
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In the run up to the Election, disadvantaged children must not be forgotten.

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Messy play for babies

Friday 27 May 2016 / Parenting Tips, Activities, Baby
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Messy play is an excellent way for children to explore the world around them.

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