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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.

Filtered by month: May

Secret apps - Making sure your child uses mobile apps safely

Thursday 23 May 2019 / Parenting Tips, Online, Safety
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We share some tips on safely identifying and dealing with suspicious mobile apps your child may come across.

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Photos: Leader of House of Commons Andrew Leadsom MP meets families supported by Tavistock Children's Centres

Tuesday 14 May 2019 / Press release
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"It was wonderful to meet service providers and see the great work being done by organisations like Action for Children"

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How to keep your child cool during hot weather

Thursday 09 May 2019 / Parenting Tips, Health
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As the hot weather approaches we've shared some tips on ways to keep your child cool in the summer heat.

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Do children's centres even matter?

Thursday 31 May 2018 / Campaigns
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Think children's centres don't make a difference? Think again.

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"My main goal is to encourage young people to believe in themselves because there may not be anyone else in their lives doing that"

Friday 18 May 2018 / Young people, Families
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How Charlotte, Mental Health expert, is helping young people who have suffered trauma and other serious issues

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