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The Big Lottery Fund's support enables us to help thousands of families

Today, the Big Lottery Fund announced that we're among a group of organisations that will support struggling parents give their children the best start in life

Join us for a Twitter Q&A on universal credit

23 Apr 2013

On Monday 29 April we'll be answering your questions on Twitter about the impact Universal Credit will have on children and families.

Advice to London Marathon runners

16 Apr 2013

The Virgin London Marathon is still due to go ahead this Sunday as planned.

Concerning UNICEF's report on child well-being

9 Apr 2013

The Children’s Society has called for a greater understanding of the needs and well-being of teenagers

In response to the Justice Select Committee report on youth justice

15 Mar 2013

Response to Justice Select Committee youth justice report

Tweet to your MP today and ask them to join the debate on asylum support

25 Feb 2013

A parliamentary debate on Wednesday means now is the time to ask your MP to speak up for children and families in the asylum system.

What your support means for young people

Your support helps us reach thousands of young people who have no one else to turn to when they are at their most vulnerable

Introducing our data blog

Today we are launching our data blog bringing together a wide range of information and statistics on issues affecting children and young people.

Our Christmas 2012 Raffle winners

9 Jan 2013

The Children's Society Christmas 2012 Raffle winners are....

Joint letter in response to Welfare Benefits Up-rating Bill

7 Jan 2013

This Tuesday, MPs will debate the introduction of a one per cent cap on benefit and tax credit increases under the welfare benefits up-rating bill.