Our work blog
Our work blog
We are fortunate to work directly with a wide range of children and young people. In their blog, staff from our services share their experiences of working with these young people.
Celebrating Children’s Mental Health Week
This week we’re putting the spotlight on Pause, one of our drop-in mental health services, that supports thousands of young people in Birmingham
Microsoft Translator: an innovative way to support child refugees
Microsoft’s new translator app helps ease the language barrier facing vulnerable young migrant and refugee children in our services
New year, old problems
Traditionally a time for new beginnings, the new year doesn't always bring a change for children living in families where alcohol is part of daily life
The plight of child refugees
Our Chief Executive, Matthew Reed, reflects on the refugee crisis and our responsibility, both as a charity and as individuals, to help those most vulnerable
Brexit: What does it mean for children and young people’s rights?
As Brexit draws closer, we look at how this will affect the rights of children and young people
Why I work in the Policy team
With a new Policy Officer position now vacant, David Ayre looks at why you should work with us
Opportunity for energy companies to show some warmth
As temperatures drop, high costs of gas and electricity can see low income families living behind cold doors
Arif's story, a child refugee
Arif came to the UK when he was 13 after his father was attacked for his political beliefs. With support from his project worker Arif is now settled in the UK and looking for jobs. This is his story.
Carol's 25+ years as a fundraiser: 'I never cease to be amazed at people's generosity and support'
Carol Sampson, one of our National Volunteering Award winners for 2016, discusses her fundraising experiences