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How Can The Internet Help Children Get Active?

Thursday 26 July 2018 / Online, Parenting Tips, Activities
how can the internet help activity

Find some tips and tricks on how to use technology to encourage activity in your children this summer.

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Self-esteem in the age of social-media

Wednesday 25 July 2018 / Online
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How can we manage our self-esteem in the age of social media?

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Our statement in response to Fostering Better Outcomes

Posted by Media team /

Monday 23 July 2018 / Press release
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Leading children’s charity Action for Children responds to Fostering Better Outcomes.

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Action for Children’s response to the Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse (IICSA) report on child migration programmes

Wednesday 18 July 2018 / Responses

Action for Children welcomes the publication of the report from the Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse.

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From a Sure Start to a questionable future

Posted by Dan Breslin /

Thursday 12 July 2018 / Children's centres, Government spending, Inequality
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It has been 20 years since the Spending Review committed more than £450 million for the first Sure Start Centres.

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