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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.

Acting early can help stop a growing mental health crisis

Friday 23 November 2018 / Mental health
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Today’s long-awaited NHS Digital figures reveal the scale of the mental health crisis for children in England.

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Action for Children responds to the 'Mental Health and Young People in England' report

Thursday 22 November 2018 / Press release
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Today’s long-awaited figures reveal the true scale of the children’s mental health crisis in this country.

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Three ways to improve the forthcoming Domestic Abuse Bill

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Wednesday 21 November 2018 / Law, Public Affairs
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The Government's plans for tackling domestic abuse are ambitious. But we're concerned that children are being forgotten.

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Screen-free Learning

Tuesday 20 November 2018 / Parenting Tips, Activities
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Tips on creating screen-free playtime that will aid your child’s development at all ages.

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Nursery children visit Folkestone Museum

Tuesday 20 November 2018 / Press release
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Nursery children from Folkestone’s Spring Honeypot nursery visited Folkestone Museum to learn about World War One.

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