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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

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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

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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.

Measuring child poverty - our response

15 Nov 2012

Responding to the government's launch of its consultation on measuring child poverty

The Poverty Trap

13 Nov 2012

Today we launched our new game, The Poverty Trap, which shows you what it means to live below the breadline.

Supporting young runaways at this year's Greenbelt festival

2 Nov 2012

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Hundreds of people joined us at this year’s Greenbelt festival to raise awareness of young runaways.

The Children’s Society appoints new Director of Fundraising and Marketing

31 Oct 2012

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The Children’s Society has appointed Simon Burne as its new Director of Fundraising and Marketing

MPs and peers launch inquiry into asylum support's effect on children

30 Oct 2012

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A group of MPs and peers today launched an inquiry into whether asylum support meets children's needs

Doing your Christmas shopping online can help us raise funds

23 Oct 2012

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If you like shopping online then this is a great way to help us raise funds at no cost to you

'Ready, steady, ho ho ho!' - Join us for this year's Skyline Santa Run

22 Oct 2012

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Please join us in Greenwich on Sunday 9 December for this year's Skyline Santa Run

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