National media briefing: Save the Children, Disability Rights UK, the Stroke Association, Rethink Mental Illness and Time to Change

Charities in today's national news

National media briefing
National media briefing

Children who fall behind at school before the age of seven are likely to stay behind, Save the Children has warned.

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Disability Rights UK is calling for a "radical rethink" of government programmes aimed at helping disabled people to find paid work.

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The Stroke Association has criticised the pop star Miley Cyrus after she joked that she only stuck out her tongue so much because she "kept having mini-strokes".

See The Independent for full story

The mental health charities Rethink Mental Illness and Time to Change have criticised The Sun newspaper for its front-page headline yesterday "1,200 killed by mental patients".

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