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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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Half of Brits admit re-gifting presents

Wednesday 14 November 2018 / Press release, Campaigns
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It may be the season of goodwill but we found that half of Brits ‘re-gift’ their unwanted presents.

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One third of 15 to 18-year-olds are suffering from mental health issues

Wednesday 17 October 2018 / Press release, Campaigns
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From speaking to over 5000 young people across the UK, we found that 33% needed mental health support

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Working together to fight for better health and social care for disabled children

Friday 17 March 2017 / Press release
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We're joining the Disabled Children's Partnership with 27 other UK charities to advocate for children.

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Young care leavers meet Nicola Sturgeon in Edinburgh

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Tuesday 07 March 2017 / Press release
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The Scottish First Minister heard first-hand from both young Scots currently in care and those recently moved on.

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Services all set for Royal visit!

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Tuesday 21 February 2017 / Press release
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Her Royal Highness the Duchess of Cambridge will visit two Action for Children services in Wales.

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HRH The Duchess of Cambridge to visit our centres in Torfaen and Caerphilly as Patron

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Thursday 09 February 2017 / Press release
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Her Royal Highness the Duchess of Cambridge will visit two Action for Children services in Wales this month.

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Norfolk mum speaks out at Jo Cox Loneliness Commission launch in London

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Monday 30 January 2017 / Press release
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Camilla Leveridge, 30, travelled to London today with her three-year-old son, Sonny.

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Launching our £80,000 education fund

Thursday 19 January 2017 / Press release
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Families in need across the UK will receive grants for uniforms, text books or new school shoes.

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The needs of children in care must be included in the Prime Minister's mental health review

Monday 09 January 2017 / Press release
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There are 70,000 children in care in the UK. We need to make sure the government helps to meet their mental health needs

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