John's story: Our mentoring project helped him change his life
'My mum says that things are now going our way for once and The Children’s Society can take a lot of credit for that', John says.
Advent: The generosity of strangers
Often, individuals' stories stay with us. Sarah Teather MP shares Gemma's story and how her life has been transformed since coming into contact with our work.
Calling all sports massage therapists or physios
We’re looking for massage therapists to volunteer at the London Marathon this Sunday from 1pm to 6pm.
Families are big winners from £74m for Local Welfare Assistance schemes
After months of campaigning, an extra £74m of funding has been awarded to councils to provide a vital safety net for families and vulnerable residents.
Latest news from the SCARPA Squad
Many of the young people who've benefited from SCARPA’s support join SCARPA Squad – who work together to improve the lives of other young people.
Use our map to find your local welfare assistance scheme
Search by postcode to find your local authority's scheme to replace community care grants and crisis loans for general living expenses