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Three in four young carers feel lonely in the summer holidays

Thursday 02 August 2018 / Press release
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Our research, developed with the Carers Trust, shows that 72% of young carers feel lonely during the summer holidays.

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Action for Children welcomes our new CEO

Friday 10 August 2018 / Responses
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At Action for Children, we are pleased to welcome our new CEO, Julie Bentley.

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Depression can ruin lives if it's left untreated. I know that because it was close to ruining mine.

Wednesday 08 August 2018 / Fundraising
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When I was 17 my friend died. I blamed myself and fell into depression. I don't want that to happen to someone else.

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Action for Children’s response to the Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse (IICSA) report on child migration programmes

Wednesday 18 July 2018 / Responses

Action for Children welcomes the publication of the report from the Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse.

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Do children's centres even matter?

Thursday 31 May 2018 / Campaigns
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Think children's centres don't make a difference? Think again.

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Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No it's my DAD!

Thursday 03 May 2018 / Campaigns
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In the lead up to Father's day, we are celebrating the superhero dads out there!

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Remember a Charity in Your Will Week

Monday 11 September 2017 / Fundraising
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Although 75% of people donate to charities currently only 7% of them leave a gift in their Will to a charity.

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MSPs say "Yes Chef" to Action for Children

Monday 22 May 2017 / Events
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MSPs and Government Ministers at Holyrood have enjoyed a meal prepared for them by young men supported by us.

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CEO Sleepout 2017 raises over £99,000 for homeless young people

Friday 24 March 2017 / Events, Fundraising
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CEOs from House of Fraser, Dell EMC and Turner & Townsend sleep out in Paternoster Square to raise over £99,000

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