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Helping more than 300,000 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.

Action for Children saved my life

Tuesday 10 October 2017 / Press release

Jackie Gleed had suffered with mental health issues for a number of years. We were able to help.

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Angela Rippon CBE headlines 20th Byte Night fundraiser in London

Friday 06 October 2017 / Press release
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TV Presenter and journalist Angela Rippon will join the London event as part of UK-wide sponsored sleep-out, Byte Night

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Children are left out in the cold with the current benefits freeze

Posted by Jessica Hillyard /

Wednesday 04 October 2017 / Early intervention, Government spending

The impact of wider spending freezes affecting the lives of children and families remains off the agenda.

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Celeb golfers raise funds for disadvantaged children at The Grove

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Wednesday 04 October 2017 / Events, Press release, Fundraising
Garrett Endenberg, William Lines and Oscar Rincon (Price Forbes) and Tony Gale (former Premier League footballer)

Former football stars Tony Gale and Tony Cottee, and actor Stephen Marcus joined 40 other golfers for a charity golf day

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I am thrilled to be involved in a project where I can see directly that my money goes towards paying Pam and Lucy, and exactly what they do

Monday 02 October 2017 / Families, Fundraising
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Cathy Wall went to meet two support workers at her local children's centre. Find out how they are helping children.

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