Child Poverty and Social Mobility Commission annual State of the Nation report

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Friday 18 December 2015 / Early intervention, Inequality
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The Commission has set out new goals including giving more children the best start in life.

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What difference will the first years make to a children’s life? All the difference in the world.

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Tuesday 15 December 2015 / Early intervention
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The earliest experiences shape a baby’s brain development which makes the first 1001 days crucial.

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A continuum of care: how can we help young people on the edge?

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Monday 14 December 2015 / Care leavers, Children in care
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Entering care as a teenager is a difficult part of an already uncertain journey into adulthood.

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Giving every child a safe, loving home is not only a private matter

Posted by Kate Mulley /

Thursday 10 December 2015 / Children's centres, Early intervention
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We worked on a series of events this autumn, looking at the role of local authorities in supporting parenting.

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A Life Chances Act must protect children's futures

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Monday 07 December 2015 / Early intervention, Children's centres, Inequality
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The latest from Action for Children's work in Parliament - children's life chances.

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Extra support goes a long way!

Posted by Chloe /

Friday 20 November 2015 / Financial education
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Growing up, I always knew the basics of managing money but as I grew up, the expenses started to increase.

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Children’s centres: flexible support for every family

Posted by Rachael Truswell /

Thursday 19 November 2015 / Children's centres
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Children’s centres are so important to families and children across communities.

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Not everyone is prepared to manage money! Take action to help.

Posted by Tamara Schofield /

Friday 13 November 2015 / Financial education, Getting a fair deal?
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When it finally happened, I felt in control! That feeling when you know you are able to manage money.

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Children's Services Co-operation Bill through the Northern Ireland Assembly

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Wednesday 11 November 2015 / Law

Last week the Children's Services Co-operation Bill finally completed its passage through the Northern Ireland Assembly.

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The serious business of having fun

Wednesday 11 November 2015 / Children's centres, Early intervention
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It’s Three Little Pigs Day at Totnes Children’s Centre!

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