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From a Sure Start to a questionable future

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Thursday 12 July 2018 / Children's centres, Government spending, Inequality
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It has been 20 years since the Spending Review committed more than £450 million for the first Sure Start Centres.

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Does what you spend make a difference to what you get?

Tuesday 26 June 2018 / Government spending
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New research from the Local Government Association answers the $64,000 question facing children's services.

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The NHS isn’t the only area in need of a funding boost

Posted by Dan Breslin /

Thursday 21 June 2018 / Government spending
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With the NHS receiving additional investment is it time for government to turn their attention to children's services.

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Damian Hinds, you've had 100 days of introductions and meetings, now time for action

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Parents take to parliament to demand action on government cuts to children's services

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How many more missed chances before the Government acts on the funding gap?

Posted by Dan Breslin /

Tuesday 13 February 2018 / Government spending
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The Government has missed another chance to address the funding crisis facing children's social care.

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