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Political leaders must solve social problems leaving children ‘scarred for life’

Friday 29 November 2019 /
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"Children should be put at the front of the queue for increased funding."

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Support for child victims of domestic abuse: patchy, piecemeal and precarious

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There are on average 692 cases a day of children assessed by social services to be at risk of domestic violence.

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Up to 690 children face threat of domestic violence every day of election period

Thursday 21 November 2019 /
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Vulnerable children at risk of becoming ‘collateral damage of Brexit’

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Thirty years later, is it time to revisit the guiding principles of the Children Act?

Wednesday 20 November 2019 / Children's rights
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Children’s views and wishes must now be taken into account in any decision.

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7 autumn outdoor activities for your children

Thursday 14 November 2019 / Activities, On A Budget
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Look after your child's health and wellbeing this autumn with some seasonal outdoor activities.

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