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A special gift from across the sea...

How a supporter who had been helped by The Children's Society left us money in his Will, and how you can too. Find out more about Free Wills Month.

Outgoing Communication Champion publishes final report

18 Jan 2012

The Children's Society urges Government to implement the recommendations of the outgoing Communications Champion

Safer Internet Day – 7 February 2012

16 Jan 2012

The theme for this year’s Safer Internet Day is connecting generations with the slogan 'Discovering the digital world together safely'.

Archbishop of York delivers impassioned speech on children's well-being

Dr John Sentamu delivered this year's Edward Rudolf Lecture, addressing the importance of stable families and equality.

The Children’s Society’s Jim Davis receives an MBE in New Years Honours

Jim, Good Childhood Adviser for The Children’s Society, was awarded an MBE for his services to children and young people.

Access Self Storage collects over three hundred toys and games

The Children’s Society has been the lucky recipient of over three hundred brand new toys to be sold in its retail shops.

Paul O'Grady's supports Christingle

21 Dec 2011

Paul O'Grady's supports Christingle

Carolling brings together Carols, others to raise funds for children

Around 50 people attended our Carolling Carols event, raising nearly £300 for our annual carol-singing appeal.

Join us and the Archbishop of York at our Edward Rudolf Lecture

On Thursday 12 January in London, Dr John Sentamu will discuss children's well-being at our sixth annual Edward Rudolf Lecture.

Are your children entitled to free school meals?

The criteria for receiving Free School Meals are being reconsidered. If your children receive or have received Free School Meals we want to hear from you.