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Filtered by month: March

Action for Children responds to Public Accounts Committee report on reforming children's services

Posted by Media team /

Friday 22 March 2019 / Press release
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"Today’s figures paint a bleak picture of children’s services on their knees"

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How to help your child stay safe online

Wednesday 20 March 2019 / Online
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A rumoured internet ‘challenge’ called Momo has been causing concern about keeping children safe online.

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Spring Statement: Pressing pause on fixing the crisis in children’s services

Posted by Imran Hussain /

Wednesday 13 March 2019 / Children's rights, Government spending
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Today's Spring Statement is a wasted opportunity to get to grips with the very real crisis facing children's services.

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Action for Children responds to the Chancellor's Spring Statement

Wednesday 13 March 2019 / Press release
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“Our children will continue to pay the price.”

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Why short breaks services are vital for children with autism and other complex needs

Thursday 29 March 2018 / Disabled children and young people
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A lot of the children we support here at West-Hyde have learning disabilities as well as autism.

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