Our most read stories of 2016

Thursday 29 December 2016 / Press release

From parenting fussy eaters to unplugging from technology, our most popular blogs of 2016 cover a wide spectrum.

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One in six parents won’t spend enough time with family this Christmas

Friday 23 December 2016 / Press release

Parents tell us they're worried about not having enough time to spend time with family this Christmas.

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£2k Donation to Support Young Carers in North Lanarkshire

Thursday 22 December 2016 / Press release

Amazing amount of money rasied at COSLA conference, for North Lanarkshire Young Carers.

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A New Year, a new Royal Patron

Wednesday 21 December 2016 / Press release

HRH The Duchess of Cambridge will take over patronage of the charity from Her Majesty The Queen.

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Welcome progress on mental health support for children in care

Monday 05 December 2016 / Press release
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Mental health of children and young people in care is so important. Here’s what we’re doing about it.

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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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