National media briefing: Barnardo's, Families Need Fathers, the RSPB and charities' warning over care system

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National media briefing
National media briefing

Anne Marie Carrie, chief executive of Barnardo’s, has said childcare costs are the single biggest barrier to raising children out of child poverty.

See BBC News for full story


More than half of Britain's working fathers want to cut their hours and play a bigger role in bringing up their children, according to a survey by the charity Families Need Fathers.

See The Independent for full story


Hawks are in danger of extinction and there is only one breeding pair of hen harriers left in England, the RSPB has warned.

See The Guardian for full story


Tens of thousands of vulnerable care patients say they feel at risk from abuse, are allowed to go hungry and are often left unwashed, according to a Department of Health survey, which charities have warned shows the system is in "massive crisis".

See the Daily Mail for full story

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