Filtered by month: March

Why short breaks services are vital for children with autism and other complex needs

Thursday 29 March 2018 / Disabled children and young people
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A lot of the children we support here at West-Hyde have learning disabilities as well as autism.

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"We provide a home away from home at Camden Short Breaks"

Thursday 29 March 2018 / Disabled children and young people
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Our short breaks service provides an opportunity for disabled children to gain independence, learn new skills & have fun

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Autism Awareness Week 2018 - Kausar and Daniyal's Story

Wednesday 28 March 2018 / Disabled children and young people
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Early intervention helped lead to Daniyal being diagnosed with autism mutism and get support from Action for Children...

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"Without the support I had, I would be 6 feet under now, or I’d be in a padded cell"

Friday 09 March 2018 / Families
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A few years ago Tina's mental health took a turn for the worst and it almost had devastating effects on her children

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Fundraising for the London Marathon – think more than just a bake sale

Monday 13 March 2017 / Fundraising
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Trying to raise money and train for the London Marathon - it's a lot to think about. We spoke to Gabs who ran last year.

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Our Young Ambassadors’ top tips for participation

Thursday 10 March 2016 /
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In October, a group of Action for Children Young Ambassadors from across the UK met for a workshop day in Manchester.

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