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Party like it's Christmas @DudleyCVS @WeAreBCR @Blaze_Hair

Operation Santa loves to help community groups put on a Christmas Party for children and young people, giving them the opportunity to enjoy themselves, playing games, meeting new friends and having something to eat and drink. 117 more words

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Kyrgyz boy sleeping on a piece of cardboard

This image of a Kyrgyz boy sleeping on a piece of cardboard has triggered a furore on social media, and a wider debate about poverty in the Central Asian country. 387 more words

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Dan Jarvis: It's time to get serious on child poverty

Child poverty should scar our conscience. The time for cross-party action is now, writes Dan Jarvis 

Too many children today are stuck following a path that is set for them in their infancy. 625 more words


Child poverty has plummeted since welfare reform

When President Bill Clinton signed welfare reform into law in 1996, Democrats predicted an “apocalypse.” U.S. Sen. Frank Lautenberg (D-N.J.) argued that the law would leave “children hungry and homeless . 571 more words

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We're doing a reverse advent calendar at work! Why don't you join us? @WeAreBCR

I spotted a post the lovely Jayne Waltho shared on Facebook a few weeks ago about reverse Advent calenders and I’ve decided that here at Operation Santa HQ, we are going to set a good example to our supporters.   84 more words


Give children and young people the essentials they need @DudleyCVS @WeAreBCR @Blaze_Hair

Christmas is coming and as we work with a wide range of charities and faith groups who support children, young people and their families, we know it’s not just about presents.   106 more words

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The Dunedin Study: Early Indicators of Future Physical Health, by Kirsteen McLay-Knopp

Continuing  our series of articles on findings discovered by the “Dunedin Longitudinal Study”

“Why do some people develop phobias and cancers, while others lead a healthy existence?   573 more words

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