Action for Children

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Action for Children supports and speaks out for the most vulnerable and neglected children and young people in the UK

They help children through fostering or adoption, make life better for children with disabilities and influence policy and advocate for change.

They offer practical advice and support to help you and your family.

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Further information

  • Are you eligible
  • If you have a disabled child, Action for Children offer a range of short breaks including community, residential short breaks, family-based breaks or support in your own home. These are tailored to your child’s needs and what they want to do. They also provide a range of services from early support to helping disabled young people prepare for adulthood.

  • How to access
  • Visit their website to find services and support near you.

  • When is it available
  • Helpline open 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday