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FamilyLine – the numbers behind a record-breaking year

Since Family Action Patron Her Royal Highness the Duchess of Cambridge service three years ago it has supported an amazing 20,655 people.  Here we look behind the numbers to…

We speak to schools on the National School Breakfast Programme to find out their experience so far

Launched in July 2021, the new National School Breakfast Programme (NSBP) is funded by the Department for Education and delivered…

Connecting with your family through food during the festive season

Few things evoke the festive season as much as food – whether that’s traditional turkey on Christmas day, the famous “Chestnuts roasting…

Coping with grief at Christmas

We want all families to enjoy the festive season and create magical memories they treasure, but we can’t ignore that…

The University of Essex and Family Action project highlight families’ needs at the front line of COVID-19

The unprecedented year we’ve had has affected us all, and families have seen their limits tested. Our Impact and Influencing Manager,…

Family Action LIVE: Back to school, food and families

Recently we welcomed Gill Kelsall, Food and Nutrition Officer across many of our food services, for an Instagram Live discussion…

A fresh perspective on working with survivors of abuse

Claire Alldis joined the Family Action team in April 2021 as service manager for the newly acquired Portsmouth Abuse and…

Podcast: Recommendations to practitioners for recording care records

Miriam Antcliffe, Research and Development Officer at Research in Practice, speaks to John-george and Darren* who share their personal stories…

Joe’s story: Preparing food… while preparing for the future

Our Creating Happy Memories campaign is all about creating positive new experiences after a difficult year and looking forward to the future. …