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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.

Childhood is in crisis. It’s time for government to act

Monday 08 July 2019 / Campaigns
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Our Choose Childhood campaign calls on government to create an urgent action plan for children

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Summer holiday childcare - what are your options?

Thursday 04 July 2019 / Parenting Tips
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Finding suitable and affordable childcare for the summer holidays can be difficult, check out some of our helpful tips.

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Getting in the picture: Duchess joins charities in photography workshop with children

Tuesday 25 June 2019 /
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Her Royal Highness helps mark our 150th anniversary with visit to photography workshop at residential home.

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The result of cuts and children’s centre closures

Posted by Dan Breslin /

Monday 17 June 2019 / Children's centres
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Our new analysis shows cuts and closures have led to falling numbers getting help from children's centres

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