Media centre

Our media team is based across the UK and provides a 24-hour service to journalists.

Media line: 020 3124 0661 (24 hours) 

Email - mediateam@actionforchildren.org.uk

Latest press releases

Three children in every primary class face Christmas deprived of the basics

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Friday, December 6, 2019

“No parent should have to face the awful prospect of their youngster sitting in the cold without a plate of food to eat"

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

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Friday, November 29, 2019

"Children should be put at the front of the queue for increased funding."

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

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Thursday, November 21, 2019

Vulnerable children at risk of becoming ‘collateral damage of Brexit’

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Pioneering project ‘diverting’ teenagers from serious organised crime is rolled out across the UK

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Tuesday, October 29, 2019

A ground-breaking programme diverting young people away from a life of serious organised crime is to be rolled out to a

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Frequently asked questions

Find answers to some common questions.

Can I contact you out of hours?

Yes! We run a 24/7 press office for journalists only so you will be able to get in touch with the on duty member of the team outside the office hours. You will be able to reach them on 020 3124 0661.

Please note this is for journalists only. If you are not a journalist please call our head office on: 01923 361 500 (Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm) or email ask.us@actionforchildren.org.uk.

Do you have an ISDN line?

We do have an ISDN line, the number is 0207 405 4226. 

Please do call us on 020 3124 0661 to set up an interview. 

Do you have spokespeople in my patch?

We run services rights across the UK so we will be able to help you with a spokesperson from your region. Please do give us a call to find out how we can help.

Can you help with case studies?

Yes we can. We have services across the country so please let us know how we can help you find the best story. 

More information

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