National Media Briefing: the Pensioners Forum Wales, ShelterBox, Shelter and Action for Children

Charities in today's national news

National Media Briefing
National Media Briefing

The Pensioners Forum Wales is campaigning for clearer labelling on charity clothes collection bags amid fears that charities might be missing out on donations.

See BBC News for full story

A response team from the Cornwall-based charity ShelterBox is flying to drought-stricken Ethiopia.

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Overcrowding is up 43 per cent in London's social housing sector, according to a report by the housing and homelessness charity Shelter, which also identified an increase in overcrowding in all rented housing in London.

See The Guardian for full story

Up to 62,000 children are neglected in Wales because they are trapped in poverty or are being cared for by parents battling alcohol and drug addiction or mental health problems, according to a new report by the charity Action for Children.

See Wales Online for full story

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