England’s child protection and support services are in financial crisis, with the heaviest cuts burden falling disproportionately on the north of the country and in the most deprived areas, research by the UK’s ‘big five’ children’s charities found.
A record number of 18,647 emergency and nonemergency children’s operations were canceled in the UK last year, according to new figures which Labour described as a ‘shameful’ indictment of the government’s handling of healthcare.
Children’s services in Britain from Sure Start — a UK Government area-based initiative — to schools and National Health Service (NHS) mental health are at breaking point, according to a coalition of 120 organizations that have called on Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond to invest in young people in the budget next week.
Tehran Municipality has drawn up comprehensive plans to observe National Children's Day which is held each year in Iran on October 8. Celebrations are held nationwide to commemorate the auspicious occasion.