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  • AFNCCF Perinatal Mental Health wins Award

    The International Training School in Infancy and Early Years (ITSIEY) has received the Emma Cadywould Award at the first Perinatal Mental Health Awards.

  • Apply to produce our new film!

    We are looking for a production company to co-produce an accessible and engaging short film!

  • Centre children and parents join Duchess on Paddington adventure

    It was full steam ahead at Paddington station this week as children and Parent Champions from the Centre joined our patron the Duchess of Cambridge and Paddington Bear on a railroad adve...

  • The Talking Mental Health Project for Schools: Small words, big concepts

    Miranda Wolpert, Charlotte Payne and Jaime Smith share the thinking behind their new animation for primary schools to help children understand and talk about mental health issues.

  • Centre Shines at Starfields

    The Anna Freud National Centre for Children and Families was front and centre at St Andrews University earlier this month. After our successful application to be the partner charity...

  • Centre offers children a natural space to get creative

    Tucked away behind the 12–14 Maresfield Gardens offices is a small wooden den. This cosy space is the ideal setting for the Garden Arts Club, run by the Centre after school.

  • Teachers identify training gap in mental health

    Primary school teachers in England say that they do not feel adequately trained to support children with mental health problems. The findings come in a YouGov online poll commissioned by...

  • Royal support for campaign to promote mental health in schools

    HRH The Duchess of Cambridge is today launching You’re never too young to talk mental health, the new campaign by the Anna Freud National Centre for Children and Families.

  • Centre announces new corporate supporter Jo Malone London

    The Anna Freud National Centre for Children and Families is proud to announce their new corporate supporter Jo Malone London.