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This is about much more than missed inspections

Posted by Dan Breslin /

Monday 22 January 2018 / Early intervention
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Our new analysis shows how many children's centres are due inspections but it is about more than just Ofsted.

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Government 'letting down' families as 1,000 children's centres not inspected for over five years

Posted by Media team /

Monday 22 January 2018 / Press release, Services
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According to new analysis published today (Monday 22 January 2018) by the charity, Action for Children.

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Action for Children response to Education Committee fostering report

Posted by Media team /

Friday 22 December 2017 / Press release
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Our reaction to the House of Commons Education Select Committee’s latest inquiry into fostering in England.

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Action for Children response to the DfE's 'Unlocking Talent, Fulfilling Potential' social mobility report

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Thursday 14 December 2017 / Press release

Action for Children director, Emma Horne responds to the publication of Unlocking Talent, Fulfilling Potential.

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Action for Children statement in response to tomorrow's LGA story - Councils stretched as number of child protection inquiries more than doubles

Tuesday 12 December 2017 / Press release
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Action for Children statement in reaction to today's story from the Local Government Association.

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