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Filtered by month: September

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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‘I'm proud of being a single male foster carer’: why more men should foster

Tuesday 01 September 2020 / Fostering
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Darren talks about his recent experience of being a male carer and why more men should foster.

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Over 150 homeless youngsters helped as Dorset service marks a decade

Friday 13 September 2019 /
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Action for Children's Dorset Nightstop joined the Mayor of Dorchester to mark the project’s 10th anniversary.

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Action for Children responds to PM's promise to include Domestic Abuse Bill in Queen's Speech

Thursday 12 September 2019 /
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"Every day our frontline workers see the emotional scars of domestic abuse on children"

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Children are heading for a decade of crisis - not 'renewal'

Wednesday 04 September 2019 / Government spending
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The Chancellor says his Spending Round will “turn the page on austerity” - but it's difficult to see the evidence

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