Our campaign successes

Campaigning is at the heart of our work. We never stand still, and our past campaign successes show our commitment to taking action for children.

With your help we've campaigned to change an 80 year old neglect law, helped fostered young people in Wales to stay in a safe family environment for longer, and helped Government set up a savings scheme for children in care.

Our recent campaign successes:

Past campaigns

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Neglect law

Campaign success: Better protection for children is now law.

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Chance to stay

Campaign success: Young people in Wales can now stay in care longer if they want.

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On our own two feet

Campaign success: The Government has now set up a savings scheme for children in care.

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Our latest blog posts

Fewer and farther between: health checks for babies and toddlers

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Thursday, August 13, 2020

Almost two thirds of children in some areas do not receive crucial mandatory health visitor checks

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A mini—Budget for children

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Wednesday, July 8, 2020

Action for Children's director of policy, Imran Hussain, responds to the Chancellor's mini-budget.

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Domestic Abuse Bill: Children no longer the ‘invisible victims’

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Tuesday, June 30, 2020

The government will amend the Domestic Abuse Bill to recognise children as victims in their own right.

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‘However challenging it is now, it won’t be nearly as challenging as when we start recovering’. The impact of Coronavirus on early help for children, young people, and families.

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Tuesday, June 16, 2020

We are calling on the government to urgently respond to the crisis, and prioritise support that helps children early.

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