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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.

Investing in the future?

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Thursday 23 November 2017 / Government spending
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Rumours were rife that the Chancellor was planning a shift in focus around younger generations and the future.

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OUR REACTION TO THE BUDGET NOVEMBER 2017

Posted by AfC Policy and campaigns /

Wednesday 22 November 2017 / Government spending
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"...we have heard nothing in today’s Budget that indicates help may be on the way."

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We have to turn the tide when it comes to cutting early intervention services

Wednesday 15 November 2017 / Early intervention, Government spending
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Early intervention spending is falling as central government funding is cut. A change of direction is urgently needed.

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‘CRIPPLING’ FUNDING CUTS LEAVE COUNCILS WITH NO OPTION BUT TO ONLY HELP CHILDREN IN CRISIS

Posted by Media team /

Wednesday 15 November 2017 / Press release
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Demand for crisis support for children is rising sharply as councils slash preventative services.

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Charity reveals 'devastating impact' of loneliness on UK parents, children

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Monday 06 November 2017 / Press release
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New Action for Children poll reveals more than half of UK parents have suffered from loneliness.

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