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Our response to the government’s announcement on universal credit rates

11 Dec 2012

Ellen Broome, Policy Director comments on the government’s announcement on universal credit rates

Schools missing opportunity to protect runaway children

7 Dec 2012

Schools are missing important opportunities to protect vulnerable children

Our response to the government’s autumn statement

5 Dec 2012

'Too many children are already being made to pay the price for government cuts'

The autumn statement - what it means for children

5 Dec 2012

The decisions the government takes in the autumn statement could have a significant impact on the lives of children - here are some ways

Concerning government proposals to improve child protection

29 Nov 2012

We commend plans to allow Ofsted to share the names and addresses of children’s homes with the police

Have a look at our new blog

28 Nov 2012

Today we’re launching a new, thoroughly redesigned version of our blog.

MPs to hear evidence of how asylum support affects children

26 Nov 2012

A group of MPs and peers is meeting on 27 November to hear from experts and a young asylum seeker whether the current system of support is sufficient.

Our response to the Work and Pensions Committee report

22 Nov 2012

Statement in response to the Work and Pensions Committee report on implementing Universal Credit

About the children's commissioner's report on sexual exploitation

21 Nov 2012

The children's commissioner's report is 'a sobering reminder that child sexual exploitation tragically remains a widespread problem'

Parliamentary inquiry to hear experts on asylum support impact on children

19 Nov 2012

A parliamentary inquiry into asylum support and whether it meets children's needs is meeting on 20 November, when it will hear first-hand testimony.