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Join team Action!

Join in. Have fun. Make a difference

Build your CV – and stand out!


Why Action?

Action’s the leading UK-wide medical research charity dedicated to saving and changing the lives of babies and children. Our amazing breakthroughs include:

  • introducing the first polio vaccines in the UK
  • helping develop the use of ultrasound in pregnancy
  • testing the early rubella vaccine

Events! Join in or
help out

Our challenging sport events are legendary!  Especially our cycling and Treks through the night. Grab some friends and take on the challenge yourselves!  Or help out.  We always need volunteers to marshal and run feed stations and it's fun!

Check out our student  Hall of Fame.   and our events and events in your area.  Join in these events or run your own.

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Be a Student Ambassador

Be part of the growing team of Action student ambassadors

Market our dynamic outdoor events on your campus

Be proactive! Tell others, including your RAG about our amazing medical research breakthroughs!

Get hands-on promotional experience to boost your CV

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Get your RAG
to help

Are you a member of your university union or RAG? Can you put Action forward?  or can you put on a special event to raise funds for Action? 

As Paddington Bear's favourite UK charity, we have some 'beariliant' materials for you to use.

Check out our student  Hall of Fame.  

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Become a university ambassador

Recent recruits include...

Universities in Action!

Meet Georgia

York Uni - Ex RAG Officer

Help us spread the word