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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: September

What kind of society do we want to be? - The debate

Thursday 13 September 2018 / Government spending
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Politics may feel its getting smaller, but the stakes are getting bigger.

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How many ways to count a children’s centre?

Posted by Dan Breslin /

Monday 10 September 2018 / Children's centres
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Getting an accurate number of children's centres in England is not as straightforward as you might think.

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When my daughter was born, I was living what’s supposed to be one of life’s best moments, reliving one of my worst

Thursday 06 September 2018 / Families
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Ross suffered from postnatal depression. Read his open and honest account of living with this depression.

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How much time should I let my child spend watching a screen?

Thursday 28 September 2017 / Parenting Tips, Online
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It's hard to know what is 'normal' or how much time your child should spend online or watching a screen.

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Photo exhibition celebrates Dorset befriending service for young people in care

Posted by Media team /

Thursday 28 September 2017 / Services, Press release
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Young people supported by our Dorset Independent Visitors service have been capturing their adult friends.

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