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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: November

Britain’s biggest sleep out raises £1 million to prevent youth homelessness

Monday 21 November 2016 / Fundraising, Events
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Action for Children's biggest fundraising event has now raised £1 million pounds. Read about the event and how it helps.

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Involving young people in decision making: Takeover Challenge 2016

Friday 18 November 2016 / Young people
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Three young people who have used our youth services visited our London office to shadow some of our staff.

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Brighter futures start at home

Posted by Chloe Hardy /

Wednesday 16 November 2016 / Inequality
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Helping parents to make home a great place to learn is part of The Social Mobility Commission’s social mobility vision.

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Signs of bullying and how to stop it

Monday 14 November 2016 / Parenting Tips
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The signs of bullying, and what you can do do if your child is being bullied.

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Simple guide to active listening for parents

Thursday 10 November 2016 / Parenting Tips, Behaviour, Toddler
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Listening is an important life skill. If your child feels listened to then they will feel like you understand them.

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