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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.

Action for Children responds to the Autumn Budget

Monday 29 October 2018 / Press release

“The government must commit to ongoing financial support for cash-strapped councils"

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See our tips on staying safe during the Halloween period

Wednesday 24 October 2018 / Safety
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Halloween can be a fun time for some kids, but there can be some hazards that are easy to avoid if we are careful.

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Domestic Abuse Bill must put children at its heart

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Children are too often the forgotten victims of domestic abuse.

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Government’s Domestic Abuse Bill ‘must put children at its heart’

Monday 22 October 2018 / Press release
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Action for Children responds to Home Affairs Committee report on domestic abuse.

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One third of teenagers need help with their mental health

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Thursday 18 October 2018 / Press release

First ever UK-wide ‘early help’ school programme for teenage depression has 70 per cent success rate.

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