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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.

A gap that will keep on growing

Posted by Dan Breslin /

Tuesday 26 February 2019 / Early intervention, Government spending
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New analysis by leading children’s charities paints a worrying picture of the funding crisis facing children' services.

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Children’s funding slashed by a third per child, leaving thousands at risk of falling into crisis

Tuesday 26 February 2019 / Press release
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New analysis identifies country’s “kids’ cuts hotspots”

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4 things you didn’t know about children’s centres

Thursday 21 February 2019 / Campaigns
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Read our blog on the 4 things that you didn't know about children's centres across the UK.

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Teaching our children kindness

Friday 15 February 2019 / Parenting Tips
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A valuable lesson we can teach our children is that kindness towards others can make the world a better place.

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How to celebrate Valentine’s Day with your children

Wednesday 13 February 2019 / Parenting Tips
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Valentine’s Day is known for chocolates and roses but it’s also the perfect opportunity to celebrate love as a family.

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