Church blog

Our church partnerships team is committed to equipping and inspiring people of faith to help us realise our vision of a world where all children and young people are respected, valued and heard.
Happy Easter from The Children's Society
The days of Lent are over as we reach the joyful celebration of Easter
17 April 2014
a plate that is half-full and text that reads 'poverty of resources'
The Bishop of Manchester, the Rt Revd David Walker, reflects on what it means to help children in poverty
09 April 2014
a family with a missing parent
Whatever the reason, a parent's presence can provide deep levels of reassurance, writes Krish Kandiah of the Home for Good campaign
02 April 2014
poverty of time
Do you have time to see the needs around you this Lent?
19 March 2014
Ceri is giving up new clothes for Lent
As Ceri explains, new clothes can be about much more than looking good
14 March 2014
An image featuring five bread loves, two fish and 'poverty of voice'
When do we allow children to speak?
12 March 2014
map of the UK with differently coloured areas that indicate unique schemes
Search by postcode to find your local authority's scheme to replace community care grants and crisis loans for general living expenses
18 July 2013
Can you guess how many Jelly Babies there are?
You could win a family ticket to Bounce Festival worth £60. All you have to do is guess how many Jelly Babies are in the jar.
05 August 2013
Mags Robinson with The Children's Society CEO Matthew Reed
Devoted volunteer Mags found volunteering helped her battle depression and gain confidence to read and sing in front of parents, carers and children
04 June 2014
young girl who has run away
We are working with Nicola Blackwood and the government to strengthen controls that protect children from sexual abuse and exploitation
15 October 2013
young people discussing
A team of five young people on our Board of Trustees, including Aaron Thomas Rowles, helped select our new leader
14 February 2012
Lily Caprani
The recent BBC One series' expert - and our Director of Strategy and Policy - explains that the series was about more than exposing celebs to poverty
18 March 2014