National media briefing: Age UK, Asthma UK, New Pathways and Save the Children

Charities in today's national news

National media briefing
National media briefing

Nearly a quarter of people in their early 50s are afraid of falling on hard times and being forced out of their homes, according to a poll by Age UK.

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Children with asthma face more risk of suffering attacks when they go back to school in September because of poor asthma care over the summer, Asthma UK has warned.

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The number of sex-crime victims seeking specialist support has risen by more than 30 per cent in the past year, the charity New Pathways has said.

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Thousands of people who have fled from the Democratic Republic of the Congo to Uganda because of fighting face a lack of drinking water, the charity Save the Children has said.

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