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Our response to the immigration bill

We have responded to the government's publication of the immigration bill

Historic change in law signals new era for young carers

A landmark change in the law signals the start of a new era of support for 160,000 children in England caring for their parents, siblings and family members.

Campaign launches to give voice to people supported by benefits

We have teamed up with more than seventy charities to give a voice to millions supported by benefits

Together, we're making runaways safer

A year after launching our Runaways' Charter, we're taking a look back and saying 'thank you!' for your help making runaways safer

Victory for Fair and Square with huge free school meal boost

The government has announced that 1.4 million more children will get free school meals

Children's homes transparency will help vulnerable children

We have welcomed the government's publication of data on children's homes

Join us for our 2013 Edward Rudolf Lecture: 'What's theology got to do with children's welfare?'

You're invited to our seventh annual Edward Rudolf Lecture, held in London at St Martin's-in-the-Fields on Trafalgar Square

Too many trafficked children left without support, report finds

Our joint report with Refugee Council reveals that many trafficked children are not being adequately protected by the agencies that are supposed to help

Call for stronger government lead on child sexual exploitation

We have called on the government to set out how they will

Children's Society welcomes increased public support for benefits

We have welcomed a fall in negative attitudes to benefit claimants