Action for Children statement in response to tomorrow's LGA story - Councils stretched as number of child protection inquiries more than doubles

Tuesday 12 December 2017 / Press release
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Action for Children statement in reaction to today's story from the Local Government Association.

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

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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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Ed Balls helps Action for Children's 20th 'Byte Night' hit £10m target

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Friday 27 October 2017 / Fundraising, Events, Press release
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Now in its 20th year, the event has raised total of £10m since 1998.

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Only one in four UK families plan to spend ‘extra hour’ together

Friday 27 October 2017 / Press release
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British families spend less than an hour of quality, focused time together per day

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Over a third of Conservative councillors unhappy with funding and direction of children's centre services

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Monday 23 October 2017 / Press release
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Over a third (38 per cent) of Conservative councillors polled believe there is a ‘lack of clear direction and funding’.

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Never Mind the Business rocks Swansea and raises £37k for Action for Children

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Monday 16 October 2017 / Press release, Fundraising, Events
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Over 220 guests enjoyed pitting their music knowledge against other teams from across South Wales at the quiz.

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Independent Care Review urged to consider recommendations of leading children’s charity

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Thursday 12 October 2017 / Press release
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A year on from the announcement of an independent review into Scotland’s care system, we suggest recommendations.

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Action for Children saved my life

Tuesday 10 October 2017 / Press release
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Jackie Gleed had suffered with mental health issues for a number of years. We were able to help.

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Angela Rippon CBE headlines 20th Byte Night fundraiser in London

Friday 06 October 2017 / Press release
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TV Presenter and journalist Angela Rippon will join the London event as part of UK-wide sponsored sleep-out, Byte Night

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