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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.

Breakfast today or life chances tomorrow? Why not both?

Posted by Kate Mulley /

Thursday 08 October 2015 / Cost of living

Think about what poverty looks like for a child today. What do you see? Not enough food on the table?

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National Children's Hour

Posted by Action for Children champions /

Thursday 08 October 2015 / Events

On 25th October, when the clocks go back, we are encouraging parents to un-plug and play with their children.

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Averil's Byte Night Cake

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Wednesday 07 October 2015 / Fundraising

You want a piece of me?

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Taking fundraising to new heights

Monday 05 October 2015 / Fundraising

As if Byte Night wasn't enough of a challenge already, Cameron decided to jump out of a plane too.

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Toddler dash for the Great Scottish Run

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Sunday 04 October 2015 / Fundraising

Meet Jessica, one of our youngest fundraisers at only 22 months old.

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