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Helping more than 300,000 children, young people and families every year across the UK there's a lot going on at Action for Children. So stay up to date with what's happening nationally and in your community.

LGBT History Month

Posted by Action for Children Media /

Thursday 04 February 2016 / Events

Happy LGBT History Month!

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You shall go to the ball

Posted by Action for Children champions /

Tuesday 02 February 2016 / Young people, Events

Young Ambassadors, Tamara and Jordan, recently attended the Action for Children Lakes Ball.

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The chilling chasm in social mobility across England

Posted by Dan Breslin /

Monday 01 February 2016 / Inequality

Should where you are born get to define what you can achieve in life? Most would agree not.

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Threading with The Very Hungry Caterpillar™

Posted by Action for Children champions /

Monday 01 February 2016 / The Giant Wiggle

Check out this great activity idea which will help bring the story of The Very Hungry Caterpillar™ to life!

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An update from Claire Cahill, Chair of the Celebrate Network

Thursday 28 January 2016 / Events

I’m gay, I’m motivated, and I have a plan - so bring on 2016!

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