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Our response to government proposals to tackle teenage gangs

Measures suggested today by the home secretary cannot be seen as a foolproof way of stopping young people from getting involved in gangs and criminal behaviour.

Calling all choral Carols, Caroles, Karols, Carolines . . . and everyone else

We're gathering Carols on 14 December to sing Christmas carols in support of young runaways. (Even if your name isn't Carol, please join us.)

The Children's Society in Kent - our featured programme

This month The Children's Society in Kent is our Featured programme.

Almost 700 children detained in four months

17 Oct 2011

Between May and the end of August 2011, 697 children were detained at all Greater London and South East ports.

Please vote for us to help our play area for disabled children

14 Oct 2011

You can vote for The Secret Jungle and help the project win £6k through NatWest CommunityForce.

National Wellbeing: A good fit for the Conservatives?

13 Oct 2011

The Children’s Society hosted an event at the Conservative Party Conference on national well-being.

Join us for our evensong for young runaways at St Paul’s Cathedral

11 Oct 2011

Please join The Children’s Society and young runaways for Evensong, 15 November in St Paul’s Cathedral.

Statement in response to the Institute for Fiscal Studies' report on poverty and universal credit

11 Oct 2011

Statement in response to the Institute for Fiscal Studies' report on poverty and universal credit

Four in ten disabled children are living in poverty

7 Oct 2011

Four in ten disabled children in the UK - a staggering 320,000 - are living in poverty, reveals a new report by The Children’s Society.

The Engage Toolkit is live, supporting those who work with BME family carers

The Include Programme has launched its new Engage Toolkit, an online resource for anyone working with black and minority ethnic carers and their families

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