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Why play is helping your child to develop and thrive

We all want our children to be happy and settled as they move from home or pre-school settings into school…

How play helps your child’s development

We spoke with play experts, Dr. Lisa Lohiser and Dr. Corinne Eggleston from our partner Fisher-Price™ Play Lab to understand more…

How play helps bring families closer and creates happy memories

We explore how play helps to bring families closer and create happy memories.   Take a minute to think about your…

How play helps us with wellbeing

Here we discuss the positive benefits of play for children and grown-ups alike.   This summer we are exploring the power…

The Power of Play

We’re focusing on the power of play this summer. Here we tell you why. If there’s one thing staff in…

Thanking our amazing volunteers this National Volunteers’ Week

Family Action couldn’t do what we do without our incredible volunteers. This National Volunteers’ Week, we want to say a…

Jess’ Story: How a perinatal support group helped me after pregnancy

Raising a family is a beautiful, rewarding experience… most of the time.  Family Action’s perinatal support services, however, know that…

Will’s Story: Gardening at the Escape Project is helping me manage stress

It’s currently national stress awareness month, which is a good excuse for us all to discuss how to manage our…