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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: November

Winner of children's bedtime story competition announced

Posted by Media team /

Saturday 05 November 2016 / Press release

A story about animal friends who view a scarecrow in very different ways, was chosen from over 1000 entries

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20% of children under five have poor oral hygiene

Posted by Media team /

Wednesday 02 November 2016 / Press release
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Too many children under the age of five have poor oral hygiene, according to our new survey.

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A fashion frenzy to help even more disadvantaged children

Wednesday 02 November 2016 / Fundraising
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Boutique, KarenB, hosted a wonderful fashion show last week to raise money for Action for Children

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Making a splash: 5 reasons to go swimming with your baby

Tuesday 01 November 2016 / Baby, Preschool Age, Parenting Tips
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This week we're celebrating national baby swimming week. Check out our top 5 reasons to get involved. Go on, dive in!

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Improving social mobility starts at home

Posted by Sam Reeve /

Tuesday 01 November 2016 / Public Affairs, Inequality
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Blog on House of Lords social mobility debate.

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