We need to protect children in care
As we're reminded too frequently, children in care are mistreated and neglected - see what you can do to support them
In London since 1881
We have supported vulnerable children and young people in London since our charity was founded in 1881.
New funding announced for children’s mental health services
Every day our services work with many children whose well-being and mental health are affected by issues they face, such as abuse, neglect and substance misuse. With long waiting times for services and high thresholds for mental health assessments, these children often miss out on the vital support that would enable them to move successfully into adulthood.
A hard day's work: When The Beatles met the children we helped
Remembering the day in 1964 when The Beatles lent us some star support
Give children and families in debt space to breathe
2.4 million children are in families who have fallen behind on their debts and need the protection of a legally binding breathing space scheme to protect them from bailiff visits, enforcement action and rising fees and charges
Will the government’s plans deliver the best start in life for every child?
Enver Solomon, Policy Director at The Children's Society, shares his views on the government's new report and actions concerning families.