Government’s Domestic Abuse Bill ‘must put children at its heart’

Monday 22 October 2018 /
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Action for Children responds to Home Affairs Committee report on domestic abuse.

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One third of teenagers need help with their mental health

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Thursday 18 October 2018 /

First ever UK-wide ‘early help’ school programme for teenage depression has 70 per cent success rate.

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See our response to today's NAO Report.

Tuesday 09 October 2018 /
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Action for Children believes that today's NAO report shows a real lack of progress on children's mental health services.

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Budgets for children’s early help services suffer £743 million funding drop in five years, figures show

Thursday 27 September 2018 /
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Figures released today on government spending on children's services show a huge funding drop in the past 5 years.

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Three quarters of young carers feel lonely during summer holidays

Thursday 02 August 2018 /
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Half spend over four hours a day caring for family - the equivalent of a whole week.

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Our statement in response to Fostering Better Outcomes

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Monday 23 July 2018 /
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Leading children’s charity Action for Children responds to Fostering Better Outcomes.

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Cuts to council budgets leave 36,000 children at risk of potential abuse and neglect in cycle of repeated referrals.

Saturday 30 June 2018 /
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New figures show thousands in England referred to children’s services repeatedly before action taken

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Universal Credit 'failing children' - Action for Children responds to NAO report

Friday 15 June 2018 /
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Action for Children responds to NAO report about Universal Credit "failing children"

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PAIGNTON PARENTS BUZZING ABOUT NEW NAME FOR RELOCATED CHILDREN’S CENTRE

Friday 11 May 2018 /
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Staff and families join councillors for animal-themed Open Day to relaunch popular family service as ‘The Beehive’

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