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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.

A fair deal for young people in Northern Ireland

Friday 15 January 2016 /
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Our campaign ensures vulnerable young people in Northern Ireland get the crucial financial skills they need.

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Recognising the importance of the early years must just be the start

Posted by Dan Breslin /

Wednesday 13 January 2016 / Early intervention
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The Prime Minister's life chances speech was welcome, but we need to go further.

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"Unplugging" from Technology

Wednesday 06 January 2016 /
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Our latest research has found that nearly a quarter of parents struggle to get children to “unplug" from technology.

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Our review of 2015: Part Two

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The second part of our review kicks off at the midpoint of 2015 with children’s centres and early years on the agenda.

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Our review of 2015: Part One

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The first part of our round-up of 2015 looks back at the run-up to the general election and the Queen’s Speech.

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