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Helping 368,648 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.

Filtered by month: August

Response to Dame Lowell Goddard's Resignation

Friday 05 August 2016 /

Action for Children responds to the resignation of Dame Lowell Goddard from the Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse

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The competitive nature of the market for foster carers

Friday 05 August 2016 /

In response to today’s statement from The Association of Directors of Children's Services on foster carers

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How can we know if a child in care is happy?

Posted by Kate Maher /

Wednesday 03 August 2016 / Care leavers, Children in care

We need a child-centred outcomes framework to promote children's emotional wellbeing and their recovery from trauma.

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New Bradford East children’s centres

Tuesday 02 August 2016 /
Staff member with parent

We're taking over the running of six children’s centres in East Bradford.

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Focusing on the foundation years

Posted by Dan Breslin /

Friday 28 August 2015 / Children's centres, Early intervention

Giving children the best start in life has to be the priority for local authorities when it comes to children’s centres.

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