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Helping 387,000 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.

MPs of all parties call for early action

A report from an all-party group of MPs takes the latest neurological and psychological research and turns it into socia

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HRH The Duchess of Cambridge visits our centre in West Midlands

Wednesday 18 February 2015 /

Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cambridge visited Action for Children’s Cape Hill Children’s Centre in Smethwick.

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Going in the right direction?

Posted by Sir Tony Hawkhead /

Wednesday 18 February 2015 / Early intervention

With the countdown to the General Election firmly underway, discussing whether early intervention is a political priority is a particularly timely topic.

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Northern Ireland Children's Bill Progress

Posted by Patrick Malone /

Friday 13 February 2015 / Children's rights, Law

A joined up approach to the delivery of services to children and young people in Northern Ireland came a step closer recently with the passing of the Second Stage of a Private Member’s Bill through the Northern Ireland Assembly.

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One in seven children admit to bullying online

Tuesday 10 February 2015 /
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One in seven children has bullied others online, according to a survey published by Action for Children.

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