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Helping 368,648 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.

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Key workers warn ‘new wave’ of families to be plunged into ‘bleakest’ winter crisis, as parents struggle to feed and clothe their children

Monday 14 September 2020 /
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Family finances are set to worsen as parents struggle to feed children and clothe their children.

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NI executive must prioritise children & young people as much as health and economy: Plea from over 50 organisations

Friday 07 August 2020 /
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Over 50 organisations are urging the government to prioritise and protect vulnerable children and young people.

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Action for Children responds to the Office for Statistics Regulation's letter regarding the Prime Minister's use of child poverty statistics

Thursday 30 July 2020 /
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“You can’t ‘level up’ the country if you’re sweeping under the carpet the big rises in child poverty."

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One in three parents 'out of their depth' as children struggle with pandemic fallout

Tuesday 14 July 2020 /
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Action for Children launches national Parent Talk advice service, as families fear months of uncertainty ahead.

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'Children must be at the heart of our nation's recovery plan'

Wednesday 08 July 2020 /
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Action for Children responds to the Chancellor's mini-budget

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