Cuts to council budgets leave 36,000 children at risk of potential abuse and neglect in cycle of repeated referrals.

Saturday 30 June 2018 / Press release
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New figures show thousands in England referred to children’s services repeatedly before action taken

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Universal Credit 'failing children' - Action for Children responds to NAO report

Friday 15 June 2018 / Press release
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Action for Children responds to NAO report about Universal Credit "failing children"

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PAIGNTON PARENTS BUZZING ABOUT NEW NAME FOR RELOCATED CHILDREN’S CENTRE

Friday 11 May 2018 / Press release
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Staff and families join councillors for animal-themed Open Day to relaunch popular family service as ‘The Beehive’

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Action for Children responds to the Education and Health and Social Care Committees’ report - The Government’s Green Paper on mental health: failing a generation.

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Wednesday 09 May 2018 / Press release

Director of policy and campaigns at Action for Children, Imran Hussain gives our response to the governments report.

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Action for Children comments on Trussell Trust foodbank figures released today

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Tuesday 24 April 2018 / Press release

Director of policy and campaigns Imran Hussain gives his thoughts on the Trussell Trust foodbank figures released today.

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New Chief Executive for Action for Children

Tuesday 17 April 2018 / Press release
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Action for Children has announced the appointment of Julie Bentley as its new Chief Executive .

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As many as 1,000 Sure Start centres may have closed since 2009

Thursday 05 April 2018 / Press release
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Sutton Trust Research warns of 'Postcode Lottery' of early years provision as survey shows more closures than previously

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Number of children in poverty surges by 100,000 in a year - Our response

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Thursday 22 March 2018 / Press release
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See our response to today's figures revealing that the number of children in poverty across the UK has surged by 100,000

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Response to the National Audit Office’s report, Financial sustainability of local authorities 2018

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Friday 09 March 2018 / Press release
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The National Audit Office's report has been released, and it's bad news for the future of children's services funding.

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