Filtered by month: November

An open letter to all political party leaders from 147 children's charities and organisations

Friday 29 November 2019 / Responses

Together with over 140 organisations, we're calling on party leaders to put vulnerable children first.

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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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Over 40% of parents are worried about the cost of Christmas

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Wednesday 30 November 2016 / Press release
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Christmas is a magical time for children, but comes at a price for too many GB families.

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Our CEO and the Mayor of Kings Lynn celebrate a birthday party to be remember.

Friday 25 November 2016 / Press release
Mums and tots watch the magic show at Action for Childrens Vancouver Childrens Centre

One of our children's centres held a birthday party after turning 15. Our CEO went along. Find out what happened!

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‘Community Swap n Shop’ offers career training as well as clothes!

Tuesday 22 November 2016 / Fundraising
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Our ‘Community Swap n Shop’ has installed clothes banks at 17 children's centres across Norfolk.

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

Monday 21 November 2016 / Fundraising, Events

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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Winner of children's bedtime story competition announced

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Saturday 05 November 2016 / Press release

A story about animal friends who view a scarecrow in very different ways, was chosen from over 1000 entries

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20% of children under five have poor oral hygiene

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Wednesday 02 November 2016 / Press release

Too many children under the age of five have poor oral hygiene, according to our new survey.

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A fashion frenzy to help even more disadvantaged children

Wednesday 02 November 2016 / Fundraising
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Boutique, KarenB, hosted a wonderful fashion show last week to raise money for Action for Children

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