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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.

Leading children’s charities welcome draft domestic abuse bill but caution more must be done for children

Monday 21 January 2019 / Public Affairs
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The Government has made the first step in recognising the needs of children and families affected by domestic abuse.

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Teaching your child how to save energy

Friday 18 January 2019 / Parenting Tips
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Saving energy has many benefits and it's never too early to teach your kids how!

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The challenges facing children’s centres

Posted by Dan Breslin /

Wednesday 16 January 2019 / Children's centres
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Last year Action for Children ran a survey of our children's centres. Here is what we found.

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What to consider when providing a vegetarian or vegan diet for your child

Wednesday 19 December 2018 / Parenting Tips, Eating
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With the right planning, children can get all the energy and nutrients they need from a vegetarian or vegan diet.

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New Year’s Resolutions for the Family

Friday 14 December 2018 / Parenting Tips
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Making family New Year’s Resolutions can be a fun way to introduce new routines and hobbies into your everyday life.

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