Three in four young carers feel lonely in the summer holidays

Thursday 02 August 2018 / Press release
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Our research, developed with the Carers Trust, shows that 72% of young carers feel lonely during the summer holidays.

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Half of Brits admit re-gifting presents

Wednesday 14 November 2018 / Press release, Campaigns
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It may be the season of goodwill but we found that half of Brits ‘re-gift’ their unwanted presents.

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One third of 15 to 18-year-olds are suffering from mental health issues

Wednesday 17 October 2018 / Press release, Campaigns
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From speaking to over 5000 young people across the UK, we found that 33% needed mental health support

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Action for Children welcomes our new CEO

Friday 10 August 2018 / Responses
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At Action for Children, we are pleased to welcome our new CEO, Julie Bentley.

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Depression can ruin lives if it's left untreated. I know that because it was close to ruining mine.

Wednesday 08 August 2018 / Fundraising
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When I was 17 my friend died. I blamed myself and fell into depression. I don't want that to happen to someone else.

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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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Do children's centres even matter?

Thursday 31 May 2018 / Campaigns
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Think children's centres don't make a difference? Think again.

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Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No it's my DAD!

Thursday 03 May 2018 / Campaigns
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In the lead up to Father's day, we are celebrating the superhero dads out there!

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Remember a Charity in Your Will Week

Monday 11 September 2017 / Fundraising
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Although 75% of people donate to charities currently only 7% of them leave a gift in their Will to a charity.

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