Latest News

Children's Society welcomes increased public support for benefits

10 Sep 2013

We have welcomed a fall in negative attitudes to benefit claimants

Campaign to tackle child sexual exploitation launched

9 Sep 2013

We have launched a campaign with the NWG Network to tackle child sexual exploitation in the hospitality industry

Swingeing cuts and barriers block families from using children’s centres

5 Sep 2013

Breaking Barriers looks into the multitude of barriers stopping disadvantaged families from using children's centres.

Response to National Audit Office warning on Universal Credit

Before further steps are taken it is critical proper testing is carried out on how new system will affect children and families.

Response to introduction of childcare support for low-income families

Welcome new childcare for low-income families will help move children out of poverty

Try out our new supporter magazine

Take a look at our new magazine, covering activity across our organisation

Facts and figures

We had a good year financially, despite difficult economic times and sweeping changes to children’s services in local authorities - thank you for your support

Councils failing to carry out safety checks on runaway children

30 Aug 2013

Councils are putting children at risk by failing to carry out proper checks on runaway children once they return

Voice - text-only version

This is the full-text version of Voice, our supporter magazine

Tea for two with Levi Roots

28 Aug 2013

We are celebrating tea time by interviewing a different celebrity supporter each issue - today we're having tea with Levi Roots, celebrity chef and entrepreneur