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The Children's Society supports new mass movement for a happier society

The Children's Society is supporting the launch of Action for Happiness, a new mass movement to create a happier society.

Key points from The Family Business consultation published

The aspirations, views and needs of children should be central to the ongoing debate about the role of the family and the influence of the state was one of the conclusions of our consultation event

Our response to the child poverty strategy

Poverty and unequal life chances are the root cause of many of the social ills affecting our country's children

Director of Children's Services visits The Children's Society's Waves programme

John Nash, Director of Children's Services for Weymouth and Portland, visited our Waves programme to find out first-hand about our work with young people.

The Children's Society joins Stop CSA Charges campaign

31 Mar 2011

We are pleased to be one of 18 signatories who have joined the campaign to atop CSA charges.

Our Policy Director responds to inquiry into Legal Aid

"The committee is right to urge the government to refine its proposals further and look in more detail at the impact of its wide ranging legal aid reforms."

The Children’s Society launches Chatability

24 Mar 2011

Disabled children and young people will launch one of the world's first 'chat' pages to be designed in picture and symbol format.

Statement from The Children's Society on the Budget

Children, particularly those living in poorer homes, have not been immune from the effects of the nation's financial difficulties, says Bob Reitemeier.

Our response to the EU directive on human trafficking

23 Mar 2011

Read our response to the government's announcement that it will opt in the EU directive on human trafficking.

New findings show cuts directly impacting on children’s well-being

17 Mar 2011

The Children's Society warns that the current economic situation impacting negatively on children’s well-being.